Our Goal

Democratize Innovation within Trinidad and Tobago


The Urban lab for Youth Innovation will train at least one hundred (100) young innovators/entrepeneurs


Through the DIA project the Youth Innovation Lab will Empower two hundred (200), young people, through training and access to state of the art technology


We plan to support disruptive and innovative projects with a seed fund of 15,000.00

We are

the DIA Youth Innovation Lab Trinidad and Tobago

What is the Lab?

DIA stands for Democratizing Innovation in the Americas. The Trinidad and Tobago Youth Innovation Lab is facilitated by the Trust of the Americas, a non-profit organisation affiliated with the Organization of American States (OAS).

Our DIA Youth Innovation Lab Trinidad and Tobago is located in Freeport, Trinidad and where the team will be delivering programs focused on innovation youth and technology.

Are you Eligible?

The DIA Youth Innovation Lab Trinidad and Tobago is open to entrepreneurs and innovators between sixteen (16) and thirty (30). Generate opportunities for your and your communities and contribute to Trinidad and Tobago’s economic development.

Key Partners

News and Events

Launch of the DIA Lab

June 8th

Get Ready to

Features of the Youth Innovation Lab

The DIA Youth Innovation Lab is a state of the art facility staffed by subject matter and technical experts. Participants can expect to get best in class training and mentorship and access to high end and high tech equipment in the form to support their growth and development.

Creative Spaces

Technical Training

Business Development Training

Challenges and Competitions


Access to Equipment

See a Virtual Tour of the Lab.

Join two staff members of the DIA Youth Innovation Lab, Trinidad and Tobago as they take you on a video tour of our facilities.