Texas Research Alliance was created to help business and government understand and utilize the research expertise found in our local North Texas Universities.

TRA leads and participates in many projects that promote  partnerships, research initiatives, and advancement of North Texas Universities.


Public-Private Partnerships

TRA works to connect North Texas Universities with industry and government in order to increase research partnerships that will advance universities and the DFW community. Learn More Here




Research Initiatives

Throughout the year, TRA members work to facilitate and engage in research initiatives that will advance the goals originally set out by the board. TRA highlights research that showcases how universities can contribute to the DFW community and area industries. Learn More Here



University Advancement

In order to advance the status of our North Texas universities, TRA works to support initiatives that recruit and retain top tier talent and create world class research facilities and labs. Learn More Here