Our Mission

The Insurance Institute of Kentucky is a non-profit corporation dedicated to educating, supporting and assisting the Kentucky insurance consumer, market and industry.

IIK News

2014 EKU Winner2014 EKU 2nd

EKU Paper Competition

IIK sponsored a scholarship completion for Eastern Kentucky University students who submitted a paper on a topic related to property and casualty insurance.  The scholarship award winners were announced at the Annual EKU Insurance Day on April 22, 2014.

First-place winner Cheryl Fuller won a $1,000 scholarship and Amanda Roberts won second place and a $500 scholarship. To learn more and to see the two winning papers plus two honorable mention papers just click here.

Results from the 2013 competition may be seen here.

Rep, Jim Gooch receives Sumner Award

2011 Sumner Award

IIK honors Rep. Jim Gooch for legislative leadership at its 2011 Spring Meeting.


IIK-EKU CLE/CE Seminar Series

IIK and Eastern Kentucky University's Risk Management and Insurance Program for the past several years have collaborated in offering several CLE/CE seminars for attorneys and claims professionals. We tentatively plan to do so again in the spring of 2015 and we will announce topics and dates when they are finalized later.

Insurance 101

IIK has produced a program containing information on the basics of insurance as well as a brief look at a some key issues that affect insurance consumers. This program, called Insurance 101, has been distributed on a flash drive which is available free of charge upon request. Just click here to ask for one.

Insurance 101 Flash Drive

Insurance 101 is also available here on the website. Just click here to take a quick tour.

Our Issues

Read about the issues that IIK is working on:

The Use of Credit in Setting Premiums
Accident Taxes
Local Government Insurance Premium Taxes
Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Reform
Lawsuit Loans

When Natural Disasters Strike

Does your insurance cover you in the event of a flood, earthquake, or tornado? Read more here