Kyrgyzstan

  APPLICATION & DOSSIER BUILDING
Kyrgyzstan Application Fee $250
IAAME Monitoring & Oversight Fee (State Department) $500
1st Installment of Kyrgyzstan Program Fee $2,400
Home Study (varies by state; paid to a third party for families living in a state where AWAA is not licensed) $1,200 - $2,500
Home Study Visit Travel Fees 
(could include mileage, etc. based on current federal mileage rates)
 $0 - $200
Adoptive Parent Training (2 adults) $140 - $200
Documents/Background Checks/Passports $100 - $300
USCIS I-800A & Fingerprinting (2 adults) $945
Notarization & Apostille (varies by state) $200
  DOSSIER SUBMISSION & WAITING
2nd Installment of Kyrgyzstan Program Fee $2,400
Post Adoption Report Deposit
Refunded in increments when post-adoption reports are completed.
$2,000
1st Portion of International Program Fee $5,500
  REFERRAL & TRAVEL
3rd Installment of Kyrgyzstan Program Fee $2,400
Post-Adoption Administrative Fee $1,200
2nd Portion of International Program Fee $7,750
Medical Specialist Consultation at Referral $100
Airfare
(3 trips, 2 adults; prices will vary by season and location)
$5,800 - $8,800
Visas/Embassy Fee (1 child) $325
In-Country Travel for Kyrgyzstan $5,000 - $7,000
Airfare to Kyrgyzstan
(1 child, prices vary by season, location, and ticket- i.e. lap pass or child seat)
$600 - $1,400
  POST-ADOPTION
Post-Adoption Visits
Varies by state; 4 reports required for Kyrgyzstan.
$800 - $1,600
Post Adoption Report Refund
Refunded in installments as, and only if, each report is returned on time.
($2,000)
  OTHER COSTS  
Includes doctor visits & related co-pays, social security card, passport, postage, long distance phone calls, etc. $100 - $1,000
  TOTAL COST  $36,915 - $45,975
 
  OPTIONAL EXPENSES
Re-adoption (highly recommended; state-dependent) $300 - $1,000

NOTE:  Fees listed above in italics are paid to a third party; all other fees are paid to AWAA

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 Fees are based on an average amount required. Certain fees may be subject to change without notice. All costs are estimated for the placement of one child. Please contact our office for estimates for multiple child placements.