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.
Science Foundation Ireland Named One of the Best Workplaces in Ireland
AMBER partners with Multi-National Healthcare Company to Create Global 3D Bioprinting Collaborative Laboratory at Trinity College Dublin
Science Foundation Ireland Investment of €4.4 Million in STEM Education and Public Engagement Projects Announced by Minister Halligan
Scientists unravel the secrets of Bifidobacteria across three generations
Congenica and FutureNeuro unite to deliver more accurate diagnoses for genetic epilepsy
Nanoscience – doing small wonders for Ireland’s economy
New Girl Guides engineering badges launched ahead of Engineers Week 2018
UCC scientists reveal how food affects our mood
Minister Heather Humphreys launches €14.5 million SFI research programme, ENABLE