Kids Under Cover is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to preventing youth homelessness.
We offer young people the unique combination of supported housing options with scholarships
Kids Under Cover supports vulnerable young people at risk of homelessness by building studios
There are many ways to get involved and help at-risk young people and their families.
The Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship is a one-off scholarship valued at $5,000 that can be awarded to one young person each year. Applications for the 2020 academic year are now closed.
What can the money be used for? The scholarship can be used to assist you to pursue your personal, educational and career goals. For example:
How do I apply? Applications will open online in August 2020 for the 2021 academic year.
Eligibility You can apply for the Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship if you:
Selection Criteria Applications will be reviewed according to the following selection criteria areas:
There is only 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 in the same year.
No. You can only submit an application if you received a Kids Under Cover Scholarship this year.
No. The scholarship is a one-off and cannot be awarded to the same person more than once.
Yes, as long as you are a Kids Under Cover Scholarship recipient of that year you can submit an application for the Ken & Lenka Morgan Scholarship each year.
No. 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 and Lenka Morgan Scholarship.