Economic Development

OSUIT awarded second phase of DoD grant to provide diversification services to aerospace and defense contractors in Oklahoma

The second phase of a Department of Defense grant was recently awarded to OSUIT’s Workforce and Economic Development division to help Oklahoma-based companies with DoD contracts diversify their business to help offset cuts in defense spending and improve sustainability.

OSUIT Awarded Gene Haas Foundation Manufacturing Grant

OSU Institute of Technology was recently awarded a $10,000 grant from the Gene Haas Foundation to provide scholarships to students pursuing a career in the manufacturing industry.

Camps for students, educators focused on manufacturing and STEM

There are two LEGO Robotics Camps that highlight science, technology, engineering and math for students. There are also two All About Manufacturing camps for educators that will introduce them to careers and STEM concepts used in the modern manufacturing industry.

GRDA Donates Power Plant Model to OSUIT

Grand River Dam Authority has donated a steam turbine generator model to Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology’s Advanced Industry Training Center at MidAmerica Industrial Park in Pryor.

OSUIT Launches Interactive Web Portal to Assist Businesses Impacted by Defense Cuts

OSU Institute of Technology is proud to announce the beta launch of an interactive web portal designed to analyze economic data on Oklahoma-based companies potentially impacted by defense cutbacks.

OSUIT hosts website workshop for small businesses

OSU Institute of Technology will host Web Building 101, a small business website workshop that offers an introduction to websites and how they can be utilized by small businesses.

OSUIT Hosts Money Smart Workshop for Entrepreneurs and Seasoned Owners Alike

Successfully taking a small business idea from concept to reality requires dedication and belief in your dream. It also requires effective planning, financing, marketing and record keeping.