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.
SFI Research Centre AMBER offers free COVID-19 rapid response support for industry in conjunction with CONSULT Trinity
DCU’s STEM Teacher Internship Programme connecting learning between teachers and industry
Twelve teams to compete for Science Foundation Ireland Future Innovator Prizes of €5 million
Chronic Pain Treatment wins SFI Future Innovator Prize
SFI Research Centre AMBER creates a new digital learning experience for kids at home
CÚRAM Offers Online Support for Primary Teachers in STEM
Government announces 26 new COVID-19 research and innovation projects to complement existing third-level research activity
ADAPT and DCU Researchers play key role in Crisis Translation
Young people of Ireland, make a one minute Science video at home and win €1000 for your school or youth organisation!