Mortar Tusla

Be a part of MORTAR launching in Tulsa!

TEDC is excited to announce that we will host two cohorts of MORTAR Tulsa for historically marginalized entrepreneurs, providing access to the resources needed to start and run a successful business.



Cohort 2 begins September 6, 2021


Cohort 2 Application Closes August 2, 2021

Interviews are Rolling

Commitment:  15 weeks

Course Value: $2500

Cost to You:  $295

Payment Due: September 6, 2021

** Scholarships Available

Taking Notes

Program Details

At this time, MORTAR Tulsa is only accepting FOR-PROFIT entrepreneurs and businesses. The goal is to launch businesses that create jobs and circulate dollars locally. Check out what this program has to offer.


·      Culturally competent curriculum and materials
·      Cohort model for driven entrepreneurs to support each other
·      Weekly one-on-one mentorship to provide guidance throughout the course
·      Opportunity to pitch your idea in front of potential investors, community
·      leaders, and customers
·      Business support and brand development strategies


Although no two classes are the same, here is a typical week-by-week outline.


·      “Putting in Work” outside of class
·      Guest speakers
·      Weekly meetings with mentors
·      Activities
·      Videos
·      Reflection
·      Celebrating success & learning from failure


Week by week:

·      Orientation
·      Weeks 1-5: Foundations
·      Weeks 6-10: The Core
·      Weeks 11-15: Real