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

  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 Soceity of Professional Engineers and Tulsa Engineering Foundation.  It will be on Friday October 4th at the Page Belcher Golf Course, 6666 South Union Avenue; 8:30 am shotgun start.

  This year will be a Four Person Scramble.  You may form your own four-person team. Individual players are welcome. There will be a variety of games and door prizes available this year so get ready to have some fun!  Costs range from only $500.00 for a Team with Hole Sponsorship or $85.00 per person.  Tournament Sponsorship is $1,000 which includes 2 Teams, 2 Holes, and Banner at your Hole.)  Contributions are tax deductible as a 501 (c) (3) donation, excluding any goods or services received.

  You may register on-line at https://jointgolf2019.eventbrite.com or print the registration form and mail it with a check to TEF, PO Box 703065, Tulsa, OK 74170-3065.  Please contact Tommie Heltcel if questions  918-892-0739.

 PE Mechanical Engineering Exam Review: Thermal & Fluid Systems / HVAC & Refrigeration Saturday mornings, Sept 7 – Oct 5, Instructor Dr. Siamack Shirazi, University of Tulsa Campus, Kepliner Hall.  For more information and registration

  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. ASCE: The Gathering Place

    September 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  2. SAME: Cybersecurity

    September 19 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  3. Engineers’ Night Out – hosted by IEEE

    September 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  4. SWE – Networking Lunch

    September 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  5. APWA – at the Broken Arrow Safety Complex

    October 1 @ 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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