For Scientists

The Children's Heart Foundation (CHF) is the leading charitable organization solely dedicated to funding the most promising congenital heart defect (CHD) research. The mission of CHF is to fund the most promising research to advance the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of CHDs.

Since 1996 CHF has independently funded 71 research projects with $9.1 million. In addition, CHF has co-funded 26 research projects with over $3.2 million with the American Heart Association through the CHD Research Awards. In total, CHF has funded 99 research projects with over $10.6 million.

For information about our research funding process, click here.

To see all of the research CHF has funded, click here.