Scholarships - Awards - Grants - Recognition

LAANE Grants, Scholarships, Awards, and Recognition

Deadline: October 22, 2023

LAANE Professional Development Grant

The purpose of the LAANE Professional Development Grant is to foster professional growth of our members and contribute to the field of developmental education and/or student support. The grant will be awarded to assist in research, leadership, curricular innovation, and educational advancement. The grant funds proposals up to $750.00. An individual may be awarded only one professional development grant every two calendar years. For more information on grant application and criteria, click here.


Student Scholarship Please click here to apply

LAANE’s $500 Student Scholarship will be awarded to a student who, at the time of application:

LAANE Awards

Outstanding Peer Tutor  

This award recognizes an exemplary peer tutor. To nominate one of your tutors, please submit the following information here: 


Outstanding Academic Support Professional

This award recognizes an exemplary academic support professional. To nominate a colleague, please submit the following information here: 

Outstanding Learning Center/Student Support Team 

This award honors a team exemplifying the best of current practice in the field of learning assistance/student support. To nominate a team, please submit the following information here:

LAANE Recognition

Outstanding Contribution to LAANE

This award recognizes a significant contribution to the growth and development of the association through service as a committee member, chairperson, state chapter leader, or coordinator of a major LAANE activity.


Outstanding Research Publication Award

This award recognizes an individual who has authored a published article, book, periodical, or monograph in the field of learning assistance or developmental education. Dissertations are not considered for this award.