The mission of Knowledge Is Key, Inc. (K.I.K) is to educate, encourage and support the general public by providing free educational resources and yearly academic scholarships. Each year, we award a scholarship based on the applicant's academic achievement, writing ability and community involvement. K.I.K's philanthropic efforts focus heavily on enlightening and cultivating communities and thus, scholarship recipients must also demonstrate an active commitment to community elevation. Open to all candidates attending institutions within the U.S. only. The Knowledge Is Key, Inc. Scholarship is available to any individual of any generation who has been accepted to and at time of receipt can prove enrollment in an accredited college, university or trade school.