Call for Research Grant Applications

The National Kidney Foundation is pleased to offer grant support for high-quality clinical investigators. For more information click here.


Recognized throughout the world for improving the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease, the KDOQI Guidelines have changed the practices of numerous specialties and disciplines and improved the lives of thousands of kidney patients.

Online CME & CE Courses

The NKF’s Professional Education Resource Center (PERC) is designed for professionals committed to continuing their education and improving patient outcomes. Here you will find activities on an array of carefully selected topics given by renowned faculty. New activities are being added frequently.

Spring Clinical Meetings

The National Kidney Foundation 2020 Spring Clinical Meetings (SCM20) presents a unique opportunity for busy renal health care providers to learn new developments related to all aspects of nephrology. It is designed for the entire healthcare team and promotes collaborative and patient centered care. Attendees will obtain knowledge and skills through cutting edge courses, practical workshops, thought-provoking symposia and insightful debates. For more information on SCM20’s programing click here.

CNNT Nurse Mobility Scholarship

The Council of Nephrology Nurses & Technicians (CNNT), in partnership with the Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC), offers up to three, $3000 mobility scholarships to support Certified Registered Nurses (CNN/CDN) pursuing higher education for a Bachelors or Masters degree in Nursing. Applications open in the fall.

Education Committee

NKF’s volunteer advisory committee leading physician and patient education projects.