About OEF


Mission: The Oklahoma Engineering Foundation is an organization of engineers, educators, and industry and community partners committed to furthering STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education in Oklahoma, producing engineering professionals, and employing them in Oklahoma.

Vision: The Oklahoma Engineering Foundation will ENGAGE students in middle and high school, ENCOURAGE collegiate students through scholarships, and EMPOWER those students to succeed in engineering careers due to partnerships with industry and community leaders.

Focus: Uniting Forces with other STEM Initiatives aligned with our mission and vision.

The Oklahoma Engineering Foundation is ENGINEERING Oklahoma
one student at a time

OEF has a long history of success. With its bountiful beginnings in the 1970s, OEF built the Oklahoma Engineering Center, pioneered the Engineering Fair in the 1980s, introduced Oklahoma to MATHCOUNTS in the 1990s, and brought the Future City Competition here in the 2000s.
* over 80,000 students and teachers have participated in the OEF Engineering Fairs
* almost 7,500 students have competed as Mathletes in the OEF MATHCOUNTS OKLAHOMA program
* over $309,000 in scholarships has been awarded to Oklahoma students studying Engineering at Oklahoma universities.