American Association of Feline Practitioners

Veterinary professionals passionate about the care of cats

Student Award Program

2019 Student Award Program

  • Kindred Biosciences is pleased to support veterinary students interested in feline medicine by offering 20 awards for the three-day general conference registration to students currently enrolled at an accredited college of veterinary medicine.


Application submission will begin on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 10:00 am EDT and end on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 4:00 pm EDT. Veterinary students interested in applying for a complimentary 2019 AAFP Conference registration need to fill out the application on the AAFP website once available on Wednesday, April 3rd. Please note that submission of an application does not guarantee a complimentary conference registration.


The submission deadline for the Student Award Program has ended.



Chosen candidates will be notified via email by Friday, May 10, 2019, so please provide your most current email address. Those who are not chosen will still have the opportunity to register for the 2019 AAFP Conference prior to the early-bird deadline.


  • Candidates must reply via email by Friday, May 31, 2019, notifying the AAFP they accept the Student Award and will attend the 2019 AAFP Conference in San Francisco, CA.
  • If a candidate does not reply by the deadline, the next candidate on the waiting list will be contacted.
  • Complimentary conference registration includes the full three-day conference fee, breakfasts, lunches, coffee breaks, two receptions, a totebag, conference proceedings (online and flashdrive), giveaways, access to the exhibit hall, and more! (Please note that this award does not include costs of accommodation, travel, ancillary sessions, or additional items as they must be purchased by the attendee.) We encourage all applicants to check their email box regularly to avoid emails from filtering into your spam or junk mail.