Students Benefits

The National Kidney Foundation supports students enrolled in full-time academic programs in all professions of nephrology. Must be full-time; proof of status required. Submit to membership@kidney.org.

If you are a nephrology fellow, you may be eligible for free membership. Learn more about this program on our website here, or contact us at membership@kidney.org for more information.

Benefits of Membership

  • Connect with experienced practitioners in your field
  • Travel stipends and reduced registration to the NKF Spring Clinical Meetings, NKF's premier educational event
  • Reduced subscription rate to the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease, and The Journal of Renal Nutrition
  • Free online CE through NKF’s Professional Education Resource Center ($500 value)
  • Subscription to RenaLink, NKF’s interdisciplinary renal health information and industry news e-magazine
  • Eligibility to subscribe to member listservs (based on discipline)
  • Discounts on the NKF Store
  • Eligibility to apply for the Fellowship of the National Kidney Foundation (FNKF)
  • Access to the member directory 

All of these benefits are available to NKF members at a cost less than the annual subscription to the American Journal of Kidney Diseases alone!

Membership Pricing

One Year

U.S. and Canada

$25

Additional Subscriptions and Memberships

American Journal of Kidney Diseases

U.S. and Canada

International

$500

$638

Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease

U.S. and Canada

International

$263

$308

Journal of Renal Nutrition

U.S. and Canada

International

$212

$265

Your membership, including all benefits, will begin in the month that your application is received and processed at NKF Headquarters.

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Questions?

  888.JOIN.NKF   membership@kidney.org