SFI is the largest funder of competitive research in Ireland.
What is Challenge based funding?
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.
Minister Harris and Minister Brophy announce €2.47m funding for seven research teams to develop solutions to address UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
ADAPT SFI Research Centre collaborates with Fidelity Investments on conversational interface
Minister Harris announces 27 grants worth €2.1m for academic and industry collaborations
New research makes ground-breaking discoveries for stroke prediction in younger people
Irish primary students given a world of opportunities by Nobel Peace Prize nominee
Fidelity Investments strengthens its Irish research capability with investments in collaborations with Insight
Insight SFI Research Centre, Medtronic and NUI Galway collaborate on future pandemic supply chains
St Patrick was Ireland's first environmentalist, says scientists
Taoiseach Honours Stripe Founders and Duke University Professor with Prestigious SFI St Patrick’s Day Science Medal