KALINGA INSTITUTE OF
SOCIAL SCIENCES (KISS)
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Vocational Training Centres
Vocational training at KISS links education with productivity, economic development & individual prosperity. Every student undergoes vocational education in one of the 50 trades offered as per his or her talent. It is designed to impart necessary occupational skills among tribal students to mould them into successful entrepreneurs & make them fit in the job market. In Details...
 

1993 - 2016 Twenty Three Years of Service - Educating, Enabling & Empowering the Tribal (Indigenous) Children

KISS - A home away from home...
Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) is the largest residential institute for the tribals in the world, providing accomodation, food, health care, education from Kindergarten to Post Graduation, vocational training and all other basic amenities of life absolutely free with a job after completion of education.
Humble beginning in 1993 with 125 children
25,000 children of whom 60% are girls...
Students from 62 tribes of Odisha...
KISS HUMANITARIAN AWARD
KISS Humanitarian Award, instituted by KISS is given annually to people with exceptionally high contribution to the society in various fields relating to social issues.
Every year an eminent person is selected for this award.
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NEWS & EVENTS
  • 23.01.2017: The Birthday celebration of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at KISS.
  • 20.01.2017: Four students of KISS selected to participate in the Trial camp and 27th Senior National Sepak Takraw (M/W) Championship 2017
  • 20.01.2017: Ms. Katherine B. Hadda, U.S. Consulate General, Hyderabad & esteemed dignitaries with Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS & the tribal students of KISS.
  • 20.01.2017: Ms. Katherine B. Hadda, U.S. Consulate General Hyderabad with Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS & the tribal students of KISS.
  • 20.01.2017: KISS Students Participation in the Sub Junior National Volleyball Championship at Puduchhery
  • 17.01.2017: Students of Hanseo University, South Korea arrive on a seven day visit to KIIT & KISS as part of a student exchange program between Hanseo University & KIIT
  • 15.01.2017: Ajay Jadeja, international cricketer with the tribal students of KISS.
  • 14.01.2017: KISS Annual Function in Progress.
  • 14.01.2017: KISS Students performing on the Annual Function
  • 14.01.2017: KISS Students Participation in the "Australian Rules Football National Championship ".
  • 09.01.2017: Professor Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize Winner 2006, Chairman, Grameen Bank and Yunus Centre, Bangladesh, addressing the tribal students of KISS.
  • 09.01.2017: Professor Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize Winner 2006, Chairman, Grameen Bank and Yunus Centre, Bangladesh unveiling a stone plaque in his honour at KISS in the presence of Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS & other esteemed dignitaries.
  • 09.01.2017: KISS Students Participation in the “27th Federation Cup Open National Kho-Kho Tournament (M & W) 2016-17.
  • 09.01.2017: India U-18 Girls Rugby team achieves 3rd Place in Asia U-18 Rugby Sevens Championship held in Dubai from 30th Nov-2nd Dec 2016 .
  • 08.01.2017: Sumitra Nayak, captain of India team wins Bronze at Asia U-18 Rugby Sevens Championship" held in Dubai from 30th Nov. to 2nd Dec.16. 
    She has also participated in TedX Talk at Pune. Sumitra has been nominated for Student Achiever Award on the Republic Day Celebrations 2017.
  • 25.12.2016: Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS speaking at the Mega Guardians' Meet at KISS
  • 23.12.2016: Shri Jasvantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Tribal Affairs with Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS & esteemed dignitaries with the tribal students of KISS.
  • 20.12.2016: Dr. Priti G. Adani, Chairperson, Adani Foundation & Governing Council Body, Adani- KISS Residential School with Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS & the tribal students of KISS.
  • 06.12.2016: Ms. Nancy Welsh, Executive Director, Youth Venture, Ashoka with Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS & the tribal students of KISS.
  • 01.12.2016: Mr. Bruce Bucknell, Hon’ble British Deputy High Commissioner, Kolkata speaking at the tribal students of KISS.
  • 01.12.2016: Students of KISS attempting a Guinness Record to create the largest Human Awareness Ribbon on the occasion of World AIDS Day.
  • 09.11.2016: Ms. Martine Reicherts, Director-General of the European Commission for Education and Culture interacting with the tribal students of KISS.
  • 05.11.2016 : Shri Giriraj Singh, Hon'ble Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises & esteemed dignitaries with the tribal students of KISS.
  • 04.11.2016 : Ghasi Krusika, KISS student has been shortlisted for the final round of YES Fellowship’s panel interview which will enable him to study Grade XI in USA sponsored by US Consulate, Hyderabad.
  • 25.10.2016 : Dhanurjaya Dehury & Sebati Kutruka, Class VIII, KISS are among the national-level winners of the prestigious Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE 2016 Awards.
  • 24.10.2016 : Dr. A. Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS signing MoU with Ms. Priti Adani, Chairperson & Mr. Goutam Adani, President, Adani Foundation to set up a branch of KISS in the tribal populated district of Mayurbhanj.
  • 15.10.2016 : Metropolitan University, Prague confers Honorary Doctorate on Dr. A. Samanta Founder, KIIT & KISS at the Graduation Ceremony of the University for integrating quality education with human values and social service.
  • 27.09.2016: KISS being awarded the Guide Star India Champion Level-Platinum Certification by Guide Star India for NGO Transparency from GuideStar India.
  • 01.09.2016: Ms. Lakshmi Puri, Assistant Secretary – General of the United Nations and Deputy Executive Director of UN Women sharing fond moments ith students of KISS.
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I’m so thrilled to see KISS: US Consul General

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Dream Big, Begin from Small: Nobel Laureate Prof Yunus
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Mega Guardians' Meet at KISS
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Adani Foundation Chairperson Dr. Priti Adani visits KISS
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KISS Enters Non-profit ‘Ivy League’
Listed Among Best 223 NGOs of the World, Best 10 NGOs of India
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World AIDS Day Observed in KISS
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KISS approved for ‘Association with UNDPI’ by UNDPI NGO Relations
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Reshma Appointed as KISS Football Coach
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European Commission DG visits KISS
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Giriraj Singh Visits KIIT & KISS
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Two KISS Students Win Dr APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE 2016 Awards
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MoU with Adani Foundation
KISS - Mayurbhanj in the Offing
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Czech Varsity Confers Honorary Doctorate on KIIT & KISS Founder
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5 Players of KISS Selected in India Women Rugby Team
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Gandhi & Shastri Jayanti Celebrated at KISS
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KISS Awarded Platinum Star for NGO Transparency
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KISS to Provide Education to Dana Majhi’s Daughters
KISS Branch to Open in Kalahandi
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UN Asst. Secy. General Visits KIIT & KISS
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KISS Inks MoU with Bridge Partnership, Singapore to Protect Girls in Odisha
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KISS Students Best Youth Venture
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KIIT & KISS Founder invited to Deliver Talk at
International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) – 2016, New York
 
 
     
 
 

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