SFI is the largest funder of competitive research in Ireland.
We believe in driving STEM-led innovation to address society's greatest challenges
We are committed to supporting educators as they shape
tomorrow's greatest minds.
We partner with lots of organisations to support and deliver STEM events in Ireland, from large scale scientific conferences to exciting public events such as Science Week.
We believe in the ability of the research we fund to effect
positive change in the world.
SFI Research Centres are making important scientific advances, enhancing enterprise and industry, training students with critical, in-demand skills, supporting regional development, and enhancing Ireland’s international reputation.
Researchers at AMBER announce breakthrough for next generation smart wearable devices
ADAPT Researchers Partner with Collibra to Develop Data Valuation Systems for Tomorrow’s Digital Enterprises
Launch of €3 million Fexco-UCC research collaboration supported by Science Foundation Ireland
Queen’s joins innovative partnership to develop future leaders in Big Data
Irishman elected president of global technology body
SFI and RTÉ call for science programming
Ireland’s Top Young Problems battle it out at All-Ireland Olympiad in Dublin City University
APC Microbiome Ireland announces dietary fibre research collaboration with Tate & Lyle
Atlantia Food clinical trials expands to the US
Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics and Output Sports launch wearable fitness tests for elite athletes
Minister Bruton announces new US-Ireland partnership between AMBER SFI Research Centre and Northeastern University
Lero announce research with Microsoft to boost online educational opportunities for refugees
Insight Centre for Data Analytics becomes the first Irish Member of the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence
Minister Bruton Announces €1.7 million US-Ireland Research Partnership in Smart Cardiovascular Repair Technologies
Minister Bruton Presents Prestigious SFI St. Patrick’s Day Science Medal to Leading Gastroenterologist Prof Eamonn Quigley and Boston Scientific Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mr Michael Mahoney