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Entrepreneurial EcosystemThe School of Entrepreneurship and Riata Center operate within a broader ecosystem that provides support to business startup and technology commercialization efforts on campus. This ecosystem is vibrant and is growing each semester, check back frequently because the ecosystem continues to grow.

On campusOSU Units that are Part of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem on the OSU Campus

Off campusUnits that are Part of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem not on the OSU Campus

  • FabLab Tulsa

    Fully equipped 3,700 square foot FabLab open to the general public. Located in Tulsa, OK.

  • I2e

    Private, non-profit corporation focused on funding and growing innovative small businesses in Oklahoma.

  • Seed Step Angels

    Formalized group of angel investors, managed by i2e, that funds early stage technology companies.

  • 36 Degrees North

    An 11,000 square-foot facility which will serve as a basecamp for Tulsa’s entrepreneurial community. The School of Entrepreneurship is a founding partner, and will have a permanent office in the facility.

  • Oklahoma Center for Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST)

    Agency of the government of Oklahoma that is responsible for technology-based economic development. Is responsible for fostering innovation in existing and developing businesses by supporting basic and applied research.

  • Meridian Technology Center

    Provides a curriculum of one to two year program in areas such as cosmetology, culinary arts, digital media and welding. Also has a new business incubator. Located in Stillwater, OK.

  • Lobeck Taylor Family Foundation

    Philanthropic foundation established in 1997 by Bill Lobeck and Kathy Taylor. Is active in supporting entrepreneurship and developing the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Tulsa, OK. Instrumental in the development of 36 Degrees North.

  • George Kaiser Family Foundation

    A charitable organization based in Tulsa, OK, dedicated to providing equal opportunity for young children through investments in early childhood education, community health, social services and civic engagement. Also supports entrepreneurship in Tulsa, and was instrumental in the development of 36 Degrees North.

  • Stillwater Chamber of Commerce

    Non-profit association of businesses, industry and individuals interested in the economic growth and quality of life in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

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