Indiana Tech receives $1.7 million grant

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE)– On Monday, Indiana Tech received a 1.7 million grant to expand the university’s engineering center at its main campus in Fort Wayne.

The university plans on using the grant from the Don Wood Foundation to renovate the Zollner Engineering Center by adding a new robotics lab, a new Power and Controls laboratory, and purchasing new state-of-the-art lab equipment, according to a release from the university.

In addition to the $1.7 million grant, Indiana Tech has invested $21.5 million into the project, doubling the size of the existing engineering center.