PALAS’ 4th annual worldwide 12-hour radio telethon consists of multiple live broadcasts on internet radio, PALAS website, YouTube, and Facebook. We will share background information about the foundation, success stories of graduates, and take phone calls from donors, all while providing sponsors and advertisers a platform to showcase their business to a worldwide audience for a worthy cause.
Donate to support a deserving student via the PALAS website: http://www.PALAS1.org
- Join as a media sponsor during the 12-hour radio-telethon
- Advertise your business during the telethon
- Help with awareness, share, and promotion of the event and the scholarship itself
Peace and Love Academic Scholarship (PALAS) Inc. is an IRS-approved 501(c)3 non-profit that funds scholarships for high school and university students’ education. PALAS’ mission is to provide need-based scholarships for students from underserved communities.
Over the last 10 years, PALAS has provided 691 scholarships to Jamaican and Caribbean students studying in their home countries and in the United States, amounting to JA$ 75 million U.S. $500,000. For their efforts, PALAS was the proud recipient of the 2017 People Profile Charity of the Year award and has been featured in the Jamaica Gleaner, Jamaica Observer, Jamaicans.com, and countless radio and TV programs.
For the 2021 academic year, over 450 scholarship applications were received. PALAS’ goal is to raise enough funds to be able to award at least 80 academic scholarships this year. PALAS board members are currently sorting through the applications based on students’ need, academic scholarship, and commitment to community service. PALAS’ desire is to provide funds for as many deserving students as possible.
All contributions made to PALAS, Inc. are tax-deductible. To learn more about the organization and past scholarship recipients go to: http://www.PALAS1.org
For more information, contact PALAS, Inc. founder Ruel ‘Rula’ Brown, Tel: 770-715-0225, email: [email protected]