Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship

Applications are now closed for the 2021 Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship

The Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship, awarded to one young person each year. This scholarship is to help you pursue your exceptional personal, educational and career goals.

How do I apply?

Applications for the 2021 academic year were open from 17th August – 18th September 2020. You apply via the Kids Under Cover Portal.

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Am I eligible?

You can apply for the Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship if you:

  • are 16-25 years old
  • live in a Kids Under Cover Studio or in the main house where there is a studio located.
  • have received a Kids Under Cover Scholarship in the past
  • are enrolling in a tertiary educational or training course in 2021. For example, Bachelor, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Postgraduate studies

Selection Criteria

Applications are reviewed according to the following selection criteria areas:

  • ASPIRATION & DRIVE: The scholarship recipient should have educational, employment and/or personal aspirations. They should also be able to identify the way they could reach their goals, and have the determination to do so.
  • ABILITY TO ACHIEVE: The scholarship recipient should be able to achieve their education, employment, and personal goals.
  • SHOW HOW KIDS UNDER COVER HAS ASSISTED YOU AND YOUR FAMILY: The scholarship recipient must be able to identify the benefits the Kids Under Cover studio and scholarship/s have provided for them and their household.

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Frequently Asked Questions

This scholarship is to help you pursue your exceptional personal, educational and career goals. For example:

- Short life skills courses (i.e. first aid training, public speaking)
- Creative and sporting pursuits (i.e. music lessons or tennis coaching)
- International or domestic conference, study excursion, work experience or volunteer placements
- Career or personal counselling
- Driving lessons
- Advanced tutoring

You cannot use the funds on items that the Kids Under Cover scholarship covers. For example:

- Course fees
- Text books
- Uniforms
- Transport
- Laptops

There is one scholarship available per year.

No. You can only apply for the Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship if you have received a Kids Under Cover Scholarship previously.

No. The scholarship is a one-off and cannot be awarded to the same person more than once.

Yes, as long as you still meet the eligibility criteria, you can submit an application for the Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship each year.

Only young people who are currently living in a Kids Under Cover Studio, or young people who are currently living in the main house where the studio is located, are able to apply. However, exceptions may be made if the young person is residing elsewhere temporarily as a direct result of their study / training course (i.e. living in student accommodation).

Yes. If you live in the main house where a Kids Under Cover Studio is located.

Yes, you are still eligible for a Kids Under Cover Scholarship the year after receiving the Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship.

2020 Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship Recipient

The 2020 Ken and Lenka Morgan Scholarship recipient Jesse used his funds to participate in an international medical program as part of his degree.