Congressman Tom Cole and officials from the USDA presented the Ardmore Development Authority with a $99,000 check.
The money will go toward the Southern Oklahoma Technology Center's business incubator which was built last year in conjunction with the noble foundation.
The Amethyst Corporation an Ardmore company that works to improve night vision for soldiers and first responders will benefit the most from the federal grant.
Amethyst and the Imtech Corporation both use the incubator to train and recruit employees.
The Amethyst Corporation plans to use the money for supplies and equipment.