The Hogg Foundation envisions a future in which the people of Texas thrive in communities that support mental health and well-being.

What We Do

We believe it’s possible to transform how communities promote mental health in everyday life. We support research and learning, practice and implementation, and policy initiatives to achieve this vision.

Our Approach

We use a variety of approaches to create systemic change in Texas.

Grant Initiatives

View open requests for proposals, or apply for scholarships and fellowships.

Featured Grantee

Learn how the APNA Texas Chapter is implementing recovery in Texas.

Funding Opportunities

View current funding opportunities and apply to be considered for our current projects, scholarships and fellowships.

Well-Being in Rural Communities Grants

Grants to help communities inclusively and collaboratively support mental health

Policy Fellow and Peer Policy Fellow Grants

Grants to increase participation in mental health policymaking and advocacy

Frances Fowler Wallace Memorial Award

Support for doctoral student dissertation research relevant to mental health

News and Announcements

Get news, insights and ideas related to our initiatives and the state of mental health in Texas.

Supporting Mental Health Research for Texas Doctoral Students

The Hogg Foundation is expanding eligibility for the Frances Fowler Wallace Memorial Award to include doctoral students at all institutions of higher education in Texas. Applicants must be pursuing a PhD in nursing, psychology, social work or another field relevant to...

Activism for Mental Health

“I’m not looking for a utopia,” Latasha Taylor says. “I’m looking for balance. Nature shows us that balance is the best way for any entity to move forward and be successful.” In 2016, the Hogg Foundation started its Mental Health Peer Policy Fellows Grant Program to...

WNBA Athlete Speaks Up on Mental Health in Sports

“If I give 100 percent, that’s good enough,” McGee-Stafford says. “It really doesn’t matter what other people expect me to do, because I’m doing this for me.” From January 17 to 19, The University of Texas at Austin hosted the fourth annual Black Student-Athlete...

Public Policy

Through a variety of policy initiatives, the Hogg Foundation influences systemic change at the state and local level to improve the mental health and well-being of people across Texas.

Policy Priorities

Priorities range from peer support services, workforce development and integrated health care to psychiatric hospital beds and infrastructure.

Mental Health Guide

Navigating mental health systems and services in Texas can be daunting, even for the most informed advocates and policymakers.

Mental Health Parity

Texas House Bill 10 changed how mental health and substance use care is provided through private insurance. Know your rights and how to get help.


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