ASRT Foundation Research Grants

ASRT Foundation research grants support new ideas and practices to strengthen the radiologic technology profession and help cultivate the next generation of researchers. Research grants are awarded to medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals in funding levels of up to $10,000 and up to $25,000.


ASRT members with research experience are eligible to apply.


How To Apply

  1. Review the Research Grant Guidelines for complete eligibility, submission requirements and the award program timeline.

  2. Complete the Research Grant Application and Letter of Intent Form  and email to

Application Submission Deadlines

The Foundation continually accepts letters of intent, but submissions are considered for funding twice annually.

Spring Grant Round

Nov. 23 Letter of Intent deadline
Feb. 1 Full proposal due at the Foundation
Jun. 1 Foundation informs principal investigator of funding decision

Fall Grant Round

May 23 Letter of Intent deadline
Aug. 1 Full proposal due at the Foundation
Dec. 1 Foundation informs principal investigator of funding decision

Which Research Proposals Get Funded?

  • Asks a research question that has significance or relevance to the medical imaging or radiation therapy profession.
  • Led by individuals who show evidence of being qualified to thoroughly investigate the proposed research question.
  • Demonstrates a strong understanding and use of current study protocols, assurances and agreements.
  • Shows evidence of awareness and understanding of similar research in the field and seeks to build on the common body of literature.
  • Presents and adheres to a reasonable and comprehensive budget.
  • Provides sound methodology appropriate to the stated research question and hypothesis.

Additional Research Grants for Members

We offer a continuum of research grant opportunities to support researchers of all experience levels. Find the opportunity that meets your needs.