Lowcountry Innovators, Creators & Scientists

Our mission

Charleston’s older youth are at a crossroads; deciding whether to further their education or enter the workplace after graduation. Many adults face a similar dilemma within their own professional paths. LINCS is on a mission to create more STEAM-focused growth opportunities for all—regardless of socioeconomic barriers.

Serving the underserved

Most local non-profits focus on creating early childhood opportunities science, technology, engineering, art, and math. LINCS is focused on fostering in-depth learning for teens and young adults to be better equipped for a competitive workforce.

Students Windmill Experiment

STEAM by the numbers


of teens have never considered a STEAM career.


of 2030's jobs have not been invented yet.

jobs are expected to be unfulfilled by 2025.

STEAM employment is predicted to double between 2017 and 2027.

Get involved

Our mission is made possible by supporters like you. By donating, volunteering, and spreading the word, you can help LINCS inspire a whole new generation of innovators, creators & scientists.