<h3>Riata Entrepreneurial Internship Program</h3>The Riata Entrepreneurial Internship Program provides unique entrepreneurial opportunities for highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students at Oklahoma State University. Deadline to apply for Fall 2015 is Friday, April 24th, 5pm.<h3>Student Startup Central</h3>Student Startup Central is a space dedicated to student businesses at all different early startup stages. Applications for the incubator and hatchery are being accepted on a rolling basis for Fall 2015.<h3>Veterans Entrepreneurship Program</h3>The VEP offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to veterans disabled as a result of their service. Applications for VEP 2016 are due by October 23, 2015.

Riata Entrepreneurial Internship Program

The Riata Entrepreneurial Internship Program provides unique entrepreneurial opportunities for highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students at Oklahoma State University. Deadline to apply for Fall 2015 is Friday, April 24th, 5pm.

Student Startup Central

Student Startup Central is a space dedicated to student businesses at all different early startup stages. Applications for the incubator and hatchery are being accepted on a rolling basis for Fall 2015.

Veterans Entrepreneurship Program

The VEP offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to veterans disabled as a result of their service. Applications for VEP 2016 are due by October 23, 2015.

The Riata Center includes a dedicated staff of entrepreneurship professionals who foster the spirit of entrepreneurship through innovative outreach programs. The team is dedicated to high impact entrepreneurial outreach on the campus, in the region, around the State of Oklahoma, and across America. The Center is intimately engaged with the entrepreneurial community, and strongly committed to creating unique experiential learning opportunities for students.

Our 2015 - 2016 Programs

Program and Dates Description
Riata Center Internship Program Riata Entrepreneurial Internship Program
The Riata Entrepreneurial Internship Program provides entrepreneurial opportunities for highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students. Interns add meaningful value to the work environment and produce a number of useful deliverables. Interns also take independent study credits in order to meet certain curriculum requirements.
Riata Faculty Fellows Program Riata Faculty Fellows Program
The Riata Faculty Fellows Program offers a unique opportunity for faculty from any discipline to work on research, curriculum development or outreach initiatives that link their home discipline to entrepreneurship.
Student Startup Central Student Startup Central
Student Startup Central is an off-campus student business incubator facility that provides office space, resources and services to student startups from every discipline across campus. SSC currently houses two programs- the Riata Idea Hatchery and the Riata New Venture Incubator each of which caters to students in different stages of their startup business.
The Riata Project The Riata Project
The Riata Project is a series of new outreach initiatives that include global study abroad opportunities, commercialization projects, and partnership with global corporations.
Entrepreneurs Inspire Bootcamp logo
September 8, 15, 22, 29, 2015
The Entrepreneurs Inspire Bootcamp is a pragmatic program for Oklahomans seriously interested in launching their own ventures and those in the early stages of start-up. The program occurs over four consecutive Saturday mornings at the OSU-Tulsa campus and the ORU Campus. It features award-winning faculty, highly successful entrepreneurs, and a number of subject matter experts. Our goal is to share the key elements that go into the creation of a profitable and sustainable new venture.
Pitch and Poster Competition
October 16, 2015
Big Idea Pitch and Poster Competition
All businesses start with a cool idea. Before committing to writing a business plan, a pitch and poster competition is the perfect way to get feedback on your new business idea or product. The Pitch and Poster Competition is a campus-wide event where students have a chance to present an elevator pitch and a poster about their original business service or product idea for a chance to win cash prizes.
Startup Weekend
November 13-15 2015
Startup Weekend
Startup Weekend is a weekend-long hands-on experience where entrepreneurs find out if startup ideas are viable. The event is opened to an entire community so students will be working alongside a community’s best makers, doers, and star entrepreneurs.
National Veterans Entrepreneurship Program
February 20-27, 2016
Veterans Entrepreneurship Program (VEP) offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to veterans disabled as a result of their service. The intent of the VEP is to open the door to entrepreneurial opportunity and small business ownership, by developing competencies in the many steps and activities associated with creating and sustaining an entrepreneurial venture, and also by helping coordinate efforts with programs and services for veterans and others with disabilities.

 

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For more information please email entrepreneurship@okstate.edu or call our office at (405) 744-7552