IN JAMAICA: NICOLE NATION Wins Autism Foundation Award. Nicole is a 2013 PALAS Scholarship Recipient who majors in Medicine at UWI-Kingston.
Nicole Nation, PALAS recipient
Published by The JAMAICA GLEANER
The Maia Chung Autism and Disabilities Foundation is happy to announce that 18-year-old Nicole Nation is the overall winner of the inaugural Autism and Disabilities Ambassadors competition. The competition is one of the main efforts of the Foundation to help heighten awareness of autism and other disabilities. The competition was staged between January and April, global autism month..
Ms Nation won for her efforts in lifting the awareness of autism through writing letters to the newspaper, published in the Jamaica Observer, calling for more tolerance for the disabled and for writing poems about the plight of the disabled, published in The Sunday Gleaner.READ More...