Tulsa Engineering Foundation

Tulsa Engineering Foundation is a foundation of engineering societies and universities/colleges, formed to assist in coordinating activities and services for the member societies and to promote science, math and engineering in the community.  It is a not-for-profit charitable organization, with the mission of serving the engineering profession and offering career guidance activities to our youth. Currently twenty engineering/technical organizations are members as well as seven universities and colleges.  Link to Member Organizations. Check the calendar for member society meetings and events.  Most are open to the public.  Quarterly Activity Reports of society members are available.


TEF is a partner with Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance (TRSA). TRSA builds broad, deep, and innovative pathways  for students to access high-impact careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).   TRSA provides resources for youth, educators, corporate partners, and  parents.  For more information, go to   www.tulsastem.org. TRSA offers many activities and summer programs.

Joint Engineering Scholarship Golf Tournament – Oct 4, 2019 – Huge success!

 The annual Joint Engineering Scholarship Golf Tournament is a fundraising activity for college scholarships sponsored by the American Public Works Association, American Society of Civil Engineers, Oklahoma Society of Professional Engineers and Tulsa Engineering Foundation.  It was held on Friday October 4th at the Page Belcher Golf Course, 6666 South Union Avenue.

 The tournament was a huge success. Almost $7,000 was donated toward scholarships.  A special thanks to our Tournament Sponsors AAON and CED and for the Hole Sponsors – AAON, ADS Environmental Systems, Advanced Drainage Systems Inc, Benham, CEC, Concrete Services Corp, Core and Main – Nation Largest Waterworks Supplier, EST Inc., Freese and Nichols, Hartwell Environmental, Jacobs, LMK Technologies, McClelland Consulting Services Inc, McElroy Manufacturing Inc, Meshek & Associates LLC, OCT Equipment, Olsson, Poe & Associates, Premier Truck Group, RJN Group, Tetra Tech, T-G Excavating Inc, and Walter P Moore.   Thanks to door prize sponsors Benham, Billy Sims, CP&Y, Cyntergy, Poe & Associates, Starbucks, and Warren CAT.  Team winners were 1st place – OCT Equipment, 2nd place – Advanced Drainage Systems, and 3rd place –  CEC.

 PE Civil Engineering Exam Review:  If you are taking the PE test this fall and would like to receive the materials from the Spring ASCE Review Course, please contact Ryna Pierce at RPierce@Meshekengr.com.  Prices – ASCE members: $100, Non-members $150.

  PDH Opportunities The Oklahoma Society of Professional Engineers has teamed with leading online education provider RedVector to bring you a training experience designed just for Oklahoma PE’s.  Click here for access to PDH opportunities 24-hours a day, 7-days a week.

Is There an Engineer Inside You?: A Comprehensive Guide to Career Decisions in Engineering now available free on the TEF SWE webpage.  Click here for the link. Award winning author Celeste Baine wrote it after she earned her Biomedical Engineering degree.  It is everything she wished she knew before she went to college. The latest edition covers 45 different types of engineering and engineering technology, how to succeed in engineering school, women and minorities in engineering, engineering careers that make you say “wow!, salary information and more.

Upcoming Events

  1. TEF Quarterly Meeting

    October 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Engineer’s Night Out- hosted by ASME & Genesis Value Systems

    October 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. SWE Networking Lunch

    October 25 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  4. SAME: Fall Volunteering Opportunity Up with Trees

    October 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. APWA: MidAmerica Industrial Park Field Trip

    November 6 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Engineering Definition

“Engineers are changing the world all of the time. They dream up creative, practical solutions and work with other smart, inspiring people to invent, design, and create things that matter.”

Mailing address: TEF, P.O. Box 703065, Tulsa, OK 74170-3065

Email: info@TulsaEngineer.org

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  • Engineers make a world of difference
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  • TAGLINE: Turing ideas into reality
  • TAGLINE: Because dreams need doing