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.
4,924people working on SFI research projects in 2018
51patents granted to SFI award holders in 2018
4,881publications in 2018
2.66%of SFI funded publications in the top 1% of publications
COVID-19 Rapid Response
SFI, Enterprise Ireland, and IDA Ireland have launched a joint rapid response call to fund RD&I activities that will deliver significant and timely impact for Ireland within the context of the current emergency. This call will be closely co-ordinated with the rapid response call launched by the Health Research Board and Irish Research Council