Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences
SECTOR: Education
SUB SECTOR: School and Vocational Training
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 28 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location(s): Orissa
Issues Addressed:
Quality education; Children Empowerment
Supported by:
Key Trustees:
Ms. Saswati Bal, President
Mr. Umapada Bose, Vice President
Mr. Rabindra Nath Das, Secretary
Dr. Prashanta Kumar Routray, Treasurer
Dr. Iswar Chandra Naik, Asst. Secretary
Recognition: Leadership Award by National Commission for Scheduled Tribes - 2019; NGO of the Year by CSR Summit - 2019
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 82.9% Highest: 100.0% Lowest: 38.0%
Average: Rs4 cr Highest: Rs75 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
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  • Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) was established in 1993 with a goal to empower tribal students and supporting them at excelling academia, extra curriculars for self- reliance. KISS is a sustainable organization while also preserving and disseminating indigenous knowledge and culture.
  • KISS runs a multifaceted educational institution which provides free education, free food, free accommodation and free healthcare to students from underprivileged tribal backgrounds. The institute has students enrolled from Class 1 to PhD and holds to. KISS has also set up several model satellite centers across India with the help of local government bodies, corporates and foundations. The institution also has several ongoing vocational training programs for their students and as per their interests along with their academics.
  • KISS has successfully supported 60,000 students so far across 62 tribes in India.
172 cr
102 cr
Source : Audit Report 2019