Tánaiste Announces Establishment of Five New Science Foundation Ireland ’Strategic Research Clusters’

“Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Mary Coughlan T.D., has today announced the establishment of five new Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Strategic Research Clusters (SRCs), representing a €23.9 million investment in ground-breaking, collaborative research activities involving seven academic institutions and 22 companies. A relatively new element in SFI’s portfolio of supports, the SRC programme was first introduced in 2007 to link scientists and engineers in partnerships across academia and industry to address crucial research questions, foster the development of new and existing Irish-based technology companies, and to grow partnerships with industry …” (more)

[Education Ireland, 25 February]


Leave a Reply