2023-2024 Young, Gifted & Black Science Fair (YGBSF)

Imhotep’s Legacy Academy

Explore our Programs

Explore our Programs

Engaging African Nova Scotian Youth

(EANSY) in Agriculture & Community Food Security

Virtual School Program

Online tutoring and interactive STEM experiences for high school students.

After-School Program

Students explore hands-on science and engineering activities.

FIRST LEGO League Program

Students build and program robots while developing solutions to real-world problems.

ILA Coding Program

Students learn coding in HTML, VBA, and Arduino.


Campers will discover and learn about various hands-on planting and gardening techniques and participate in planting a shared plot at the Akoma Community Garden.

Future Universal Navigators 2023 Summer Camp (Young, Gifted & Black Future Physicists)

Imhotep’s Legacy Academy Physics Summer Camp is aimed to enhance students of African descent to flourish in Physics.

Opportunities & Support

Opportunities & Support

Imhotep’s Legacy Academy is Hiring!

ILA-TD Bank Scholarship

Summer Student Research Scholarships

Apply for our $6,500 research scholarships.

YouTube – Imhotep’s Legacy Academy

Catch-up with Imhotep’s Legacy Academy through ILA’s YouTube channel and subscribe! http://bit.ly/ILA-YouTube

Watch videos:

An Introduction to ILA

After-School Program science activities (videos in development)

Appreciation for our sponsors.

ILA Social Media

ILA Social Media

Magnetic Goo Experiment

About ILA

About ILA

Imhotep’s Legacy Academy (ILA) is an innovative university-community partnership that uniquely mobilizes university/college students, faculty and community leaders to help improve student success and bridge the achievement gap for Grades 6-12 students of African heritage in Nova Scotia.

Major Sponsors

Major Sponsors