|APPLICATION & DOSSIER BUILDING|
|1st Installment of 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|
|Adoptive Parent Training (2 adults)||$140 - $200|
|Documents/Background Checks/Passports||$100 - $300|
|USCIS I-600A & Fingerprinting (2 adults)||$945|
|Notarization & Apostille (varies by state)||$200|
|DOSSIER SUBMISSION & WAITING|
|2nd Installment of Program Fee||$2,400|
|Post Adoption Report Deposit
Refunded in increments when post adoption reports are completed.
|1st Portion of International Program Fee||$5,500|
|REFERRAL & TRAVEL|
|3rd Installment of Program Fee||$2,400|
|Post Adoption Administrative Fee||$900|
|2nd Portion of International Program Fee||$7,750|
|Medical Specialist Consultation at Referral||$100|
(3 trips, 2 adults; prices will vary by season and location)
|$5,800 - $8,800|
|Visas/Embassy Fee (1 child)||$325|
|In-Country Travel||$5,000 - $7,000|
(1 child, prices vary by season, location, and ticket- i.e. lap pass or child seat)
|$600 - $1,400|
|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.
|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|
|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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