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In 2017, Oklahoma-based federal agencies and laboratories received a federal R&D investment of $367 million. They leveraged that investment via their technology transfer efforts to address societal needs, promote economic development and growth, and enhance U.S. competitiveness. From defense to life sciences to energy to agriculture, Oklahoma-based federal agencies and labs are meeting the technology transfer mission envisioned by Congress.

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Federal Obligations for R&D in Oklahoma, 2017 ($ thousands)
All agencies 367,626
Department of Agriculture 24,278
Department of Commerce 49,817
Department of Defense 60,325
Department of Energy 6,005
Department of Health and Human Services 92,688
Department of Homeland Security 6
Department of the Interior 68,830
Department of Transportation 17,502
Environmental Protection Agency 7,206
National Aeronautics and Space Administration 8,041
National Science Foundation 32,930

Source: NSF Science and Engineering Profiles