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.
40 Fulbright Irish awardees bound for the USA
Science Foundation Ireland is committed to the principles of the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA)
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Innovative internship to provide opportunities for STEM career development to undergraduates
Ministers Harris and Foley announce investment in 47 projects to help public understanding of STEM
Cell Explorers marks the outstanding achievement of their ten year anniversary
Science Foundation Ireland welcomes the launch of the new National Research and Innovation Strategy
Minister Harris announces research grants for projects in health and climate