Tulsa is now one of 31 Tech Hubs that could bring up to $75 million in federal funding. The investment by the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration aims to beef up the nation’s economy and national security.
Oklahoma State University, the University of Tulsa and Tulsa Community College are partners in the Tulsa coalition. OSU President Kayse Shrum said, “This designation solidifies OSU as the premiere university for the next generation of aerospace technologies.”
President Brad Carson of TU stated Tulsa is poised to become a center for cyber, autonomy and human-machine teaming innovations that improve national security.
– Staff Report, The Oklahoma 100