Thyroid Federation International is fully independent. TFI and its’ representatives can receive grants from governments, businesses or industry, but this must be transparent, supported by a written agreement, according to the TFI Sponsorship Rules, and clearly revealed.

At present, TFI has sponsorship agreements for unrestricted educational grants for 2019 with Horizon Pharma, IBSA Pharma Inc. and Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.