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
The SDG challenge
Supports transdisciplinary research teams addressing global challenges
SFI-Defence Organisation Innovation Challenge
Enabling the development of solutions to Defence Organisation challenges
SFI St Patrick's Day Science Medal Award 2022
The SFI St. Patrick’s Day Science Medal is awarded annually to a distinguished Irish scientist, engineer or technology leader living and working in the USA.