Oregon State University funding from industry partners reached over $40M in 2015. This includes industry-sponsored research, revenue from licensed patents, testing, and gifts. OSU has a vibrant research culture that is directly impacting companies in the USA and globally.
OSU had a total research budget of $308.9M, its highest level ever, in the 2015 fiscal year. Indicators for 2016 see continued growth in the research enterprise across campus.
"This is phenomenal achievement. OSU research is solving global problems and providing innovations that mean economic growth for Oregon and the nation," said Cynthia Sagers, OSU's vice president for research.