KIIS marked the occasion by awarding one student a scholarship in the amount of their full KIIS program fee. The 40th Anniversary Scholarship was awarded at the KIIS Student Orientation on April 11, 2015.
The hallmarks of KIIS programs are their academic quality, affordability, diversity of course and location offerings, and dedicated faculty. Each year, KIIS offers approximately $50,000 in scholarships. Since 1975, over 12,000 students and hundeds of consortium faculty have participated on KIIS programs.
KIIS offers over 25 Summer (4-5 weeks in length) and Winter (2 weeks) study abroad programs in Europe, Africa, Asia, and Latin America. KIIS offers Semester programs in France, Germany, Mexico, and Spain, and international internship opportunities too. There is no language requirement to study abroad with KIIS (most KIIS courses are taught in English).