Science Foundation Ireland provides grants for researchers from around the world who wish to relocate to Ireland and those already based in Ireland, for outstanding investigators, for conferences and symposia, and for collaboration with industry.
5,272people working on SFI research projects in 2019
103patents filed by SFI- funded researchers in 2019
4,936publications in 2019
2.69%of SFI funded publications in the top 1% of publications
SFI-IRC Pathway Programme
Supporting the development of research talent across all disciplines
SFI Industry RD&I Fellowship Programme
Supporting academia-industry interactions to address industry informed challenges
SFI Discover Programme 2021
In line with SFI’s 2025 Strategy Shaping Our Future, the SFI Discover Programme aims to empower and inspire deep public engagement with science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).