Welcome to the Okanagan Innovation Institute: a teaching centre for youth equipped with coworking space for professionals. Our Young Innovator STEM+A programs are designed to spark curiousity, inspire innovation, build confidence, and foster teamwork. Our curriculum focuses on teaching Science, Technology, Engineering and Robotics, Mathematics, and Arts. With over 20 years experience in software development and business management, our teaching staff is proud to inspire youth to enhance and grow their knowledge and skill-base through experiential project-based learning.
Youth STEM+A courses run in 2 terms from September to December (Fall term), February - May (Winter term). We also offer spring break camp, and summer programs in July and August. Be sure to check out the Youth Courses page for more information, and sign up for our newsletter for the course info to be sent directly to your in-box!
We will foster a maker-mindset in youth and inspire the next generation of innovators. Click below to learn more about our guiding values and course offerings!
Our innovative programs wouldn't be feasible without donations from our amazing community. If you are a business or just want to make a personal donation, please contact us today to find out how, and to learn about how your donation will go towards inspiring and mentoring youth in our community.