|The AFA Animal Institute is held annually in the heart of the Animal Health Corridor. This Institute is open to all college students to promote understanding of the
Corridor and animal-related career opportunities, as well as to connect industry
leaders with future talent. Approximately 70 students are selected each
year to travel to Kansas City for this two-day event. The itinerary
typically includes area visits to animal health services and
business, as well as an organizational overview and welcome by staff
leadership. The event also features an industry dinner where corporate leaders
and student participants are able to connect and summarize their experiences. Following the day of industry tours, students participate in panels and discussions about various aspects of the animal industry.
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***Quick Fact – In 2012, over 80 percent of AFA Animal Institute
participants said prior to the event they did not know the Animal Health
Corridor existed or were unaware of the plethora of opportunities it
April 6-8, 2014, Kansas City, Mo.
Applications Due: January 31, 2014
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AFA Animal Institute Archive:
2013 AFA Animal Institute
2012 AFA Animal Institute
2011 AFA Animal Institute