The ATA® is committed to supporting research into better ways to diagnose and treat thyroid disease. The generosity of members, patients, industry, and donors in the workplace has enabled the ATA® to award 99 thyroid research grants totaling over $2.6 million since the inception of the Research Fund.

ATA® Research Grant Submission Deadlines

  • 2019: January 28, 2019

RESEARCH GRANTS

Research Grants

The ATA® is committed to supporting research into better ways to diagnose and treat thyroid disease. The generosity of members, patients, industry, and donors in the workplace has enabled the ATA® to award 99 thyroid research grants totaling over $2.6 million since the inception of the Research Fund. In addition, the ATA® rigorously manages the selection of research projects and distribution of over $2.7 million generously donated to the ATA® specifically for research grants from ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc., Bite Me Cancer and Thyroid Head and Neck Cancer Foundation.

The Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. (ThyCa), has provided funding since 2003 in support of 72.5 special research grants totaling $2,039,375 focused on thyroid cancer and medullary thyroid cancer. In 2018 ThyCa is supporting half of a new medullary thyroid cancer grant with Bite Me Cancer, two new thyroid cancer research grants, and three renewing grants. ThyCa is a member of the ATA Alliance for Patient Education. Find out more at www.thyca.org.

Bite Me Cancer (BMC) is our newest grant funder, supporting 8.5 thyroid cancer grants since 2014 for a total of $244,375. BMC will be supporting a half of a new medullary thyroid cancer grant in 2018 with ThyCa and one renewing thyroid cancer grant. BMC is a member of the ATA Alliance for Patient Education. Find out more at www.bitemecancer.org.

ATA® Call for Research Grants

American Thyroid Association® (ATA) Call for Research Grants Proposals (PDF File, 86 KB)
Deadline:  Monday, January 28, 2019

2019 Research Grant Submission Site is NOW OPEN

For further inquiries about the research grant application process, please contact research@thyroid.org

Publications from ATA® Grants

The following represent thyroid-related publications from all ATA-supported grant recipients, arranged by the year the award was made, covering the five year period following the award.

Publications from Research Grants

Meet the Grant Recipients

Meet the Thyroid Research Grant Recipients 2018

Meet the Thyroid Research Grant Recipients 2017

Meet the Thyroid Research Grant Recipients 2016

Meet the Thyroid Research Grant Recipients 2015

Meet the Thyroid Research Grant Recipients 2014

Meet the Thyroid Research Grant Recipients 2013

Meet the Thyroid Research Grant Recipients 2012

Research Grants and Recipients Awarded

Research Grants Awarded – by year

ATA® Research Grants

ThyCa ATA Grants

Bite Me Cancer

THANC ATA Grants