As a means of recognizing the impact that Jerry Ruffin, OU EDI Director from 1972-1986, has made on economic development professionals in the United States, the University of Oklahoma has established the Gerald E. Ruffin Scholarship.
Please submit the OU EDI Scholarship Form along with a letter of recommendation from your Basic Course Director, supervisor, or other professional within your community.
This scholarship will be awarded to OU EDI participants embarking on their second and third sessions of the Institute. Award is for the amount of OU EDI tuition.
Submit your completed form via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.