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.
DCU’s STEM Teacher Internship Programme connecting learning between teachers and industry
Immunology, Ireland and COVID-19
When a virus meets a cell: Implications for COVID-19
A double-whammy to potentially treat COVID-19
Don’t cry over fermented milk: specific kefirs improve behaviours in mice
‘You’re Up Next’ To Laugh and Learn in New Podcast from Bright Club Ireland
RCSI receives €1.1 million SFI Infrastructure Award for super resolution microscopy
Leading quantum technology scientist, Professor Ortwin Hess, appointed by Trinity College Dublin
Twelve teams to compete for Science Foundation Ireland Future Innovator Prizes of €5 million