Kids Under Cover Scholarships

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

Applications for 2022 are open now

How do I apply?

Please note, the application form is most compatible with Google Chrome.

You can apply via the portal here – using your email address as your username. If you are not registered, please contact scholarship@kuc.org.au.

Before beginning your application, please review our spending guide.

Young people studying at primary school, special school, or secondary school will be required to complete the new proof of enrolment form. The young person’s teacher or equivalent must download and fill out the form, before emailing it to scholarship@kuc.org.au. Please note: applications submitted without the correct proof of enrolment form will not be accepted.

Am I eligible? 

You can receive a Kids Under Cover Scholarship if you:

  • Are aged 12-25 years;
  • Are undertaking schooling, TAFE, university and job training; 
  • Live on the same premises as a Kids Under Cover studio; AND
  • Household has completed the acquittal process for previously awarded scholarship/s.

Previous scholarship recipients are still eligible to receive a scholarship in 2022.

How to upload receipts 

You can find useful instructions via the links below. 

Contact us

Have questions or need help filling out the form?

Text or call us: 0499 005 284
Email us: scholarship@kuc.org.au

Scholarship Information

Yes – all receipts and invoices used for scholarship funds must be kept and uploaded to the online portal.

Successful applicants will receive up to $1300, depending upon the level of study or training they are undertaking in 2022.

$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 will need to specify planned expenses at the time of application.

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. 

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

If you are unsure about a particular item, visit our spending guide via the link at the top of this page, or contact us.

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 2022.
Non-Government School Fees.
Fees incurred by someone other than the scholarship recipient. 

If you are unsure about a particular item, visit our spending guide via the link at the top of this page, or contact us.

The 2022 scholarships can only be used to cover educational expenses incurred in 2022.

Kids Under Cover Scholarship Program

These scholarships are helping young people aged 12-25 years old to stay engaged in schooling, TAFE, university and job training.