Kids Under Cover Scholarships

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The Kids Under Cover Scholarship Program helps young people who have the passion and motivation to continue education but don’t have the resources.

You can receive a Kids Under Cover Scholarship if you:

  • Are aged 12-25 years;
  • Undertaking schooling, TAFE, university and job training; AND
  • You live on the same premises as a Kids Under Cover studio.

Any new studio built in 2020 may apply for a scholarship ongoing.

 

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Do I need to keep receipts?
Yes – all receipts and invoices used for scholarship funds must be kept and uploaded to the online portal. View the full spending guide here.

How much will I receive?
Successful applicants will receive up to $1300, depending upon the level of study or training they are undertaking in 2020.

  • $600 for Year 10 or below at School & Cert I courses
  • $1100 for Year 11/12 at Secondary School or the equivalent at TAFE & Cert II & III Courses
  • $1300 for post-secondary level courses/training & Cert IV courses

Apprentices will be awarded a scholarship based on their age during the application. The scholarship values awarded are:

  • $600 for ages 15 and below
  • $1,100 for ages 16 & 17
  • $1,300 for ages 18+

Please note: you do not need to specify expenses at the time of application.

What can the money be used for?
Things to help you with your studies, for example – textbooks, uniforms, laptop, printer, other IT equipment, school camps or excursions, transport, tools, stationary and MORE. View the full spending guide here.

You just need to keep all receipts for purchases with your scholarship funds. 

What time period is covered by the scholarship?
The 2020 scholarships can only be used to cover educational expenses incurred in 2020.

What costs aren’t covered by the scholarship?

  • Course fees covered by loan schemes such as HECS or FEE HELP.
  • Note: TAFE courses that are designed to progress to an undergraduate university degree are covered by FEE HELP and therefore are ineligible.
  • Any expenses incurred in previous years prior to 2020.
  • Non-Government School Fees.
  • Fees incurred by someone other than the scholarship recipient.

 

Kids Under Cover Scholarship Acquittal 

How to upload receipts

Survey instructions

Statutory Declaration

 

Contact us

Have questions or need help filling out the form?
Text us: 0499 005 284
Email us: scholarship@kuc.org.au
Call us: 1800 801 633

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