SFI is the largest funder of competitive research in Ireland.
Search teams by Challenge and find out about their projects.
Empowering and inspiring deep public engagement.
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.
Key Statistics on SFI Research Centres
US-Ireland Scientific Research Collaborations
UK-Ireland Scientific Research Collaborations
Supporting Agriculture Related Research In Ireland
Discover STEM and your Universe at Ireland’s Space Week
Minister Halligan launches new professional doctorate which allows employees study for PhD equivalent without giving up the day job
Minister John Halligan announces research investment of €43 million through SFI Investigators Programme
Lero researchers at DCU to head €3.8 million EU programme designed to boost competitiveness of European retail sector
Science Foundation Ireland welcomes nominations for the SFI St. Patrick’s Day Science Medal 2018