HERO structures its work, and the work of its University Members, through the categories of Research, Education and Application. HERO encourages and coordinates the efforts of world-class researchers, practitioners and thought leaders in all 8 HERO Fields of Focus.
Developing new ideas that can be leveraged to ignite betterment in Texas and the world.
Disseminating the work in a relevant, accessible way to the public and targeted audiences.
Extending research outcomes to create innovative real-world solutions, management approaches, products and more in Texas.
HERO is projected to provide millions of dollars for scholarships and professorships at our University Members to spur advances in our 8 Fields of Focus.
|IMPACT AREA||FIELD OF FOCUS||UNIVERSITY MEMBER|
|Texas Habitats||Wildlife||Stephen F. Austin|
|Texas Habitats||Fisheries||Texas A&M|
|Texas Habitats||Sustainable Energy||UT Austin|
|Texas Arts||Culinary Arts||Texas Woman’s University|
|Texas Arts||Performing & Visual Arts||SMU|
|Well-being of Texans||Interdisciplinary Kindness||UT Dallas|