Texas Research Alliance is designed to ensure that North Texas industries can find, access ad leverage the region’s research and innovation resources.

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


Public-Private Partnerships

TRA works to connect North Texas industry with universities and government to leverage their collective strengths to engage and propose on major regional projects.  Learn More Here




Research Initiatives

Throughout the year, the TRA community works to facilitate and engage in research initiatives that will advance DFW growth and development. TRA highlights research that showcases how universities and the growth/start-up companies in the region’s innovation ecosystem can contribute to the continuing growth of the regions industrial base. Learn More Here



University Advancement

In order to advance the status of our North Texas Tier 1 Research Universities, TRA works to support initiatives that recruit and retain top tier talent and create world class research facilities and labs. Learn More Here