Apply for Young MasterChef UK
First airing in early 2023, this new addition to the MasterChef universe sees an array of new and exciting challenges for the up-and-comers (all aged between 18 and 25), as well as feature well-known and world-renowned foodie guests throughout the series. Fronted by judges Poppy O’Toole, who trained as a chef in a Michelin-starred kitchen and rose to fame on TikTok, and chef, food presenter, YouTuber and best-selling author Big Has, Young MasterChef UK sees a new generation of foodies are rewriting the rules.
Applications for Young MasterChef UK are open to people from all backgrounds with a passion for food. No experience or training is necessary. Those working part time in the food industry, for example at a street food market, food truck or food hall, with their own home based food business, or with a supporting role in a café, catering business, fast food outlet or pub can apply. You also need to be aged between 18 and 24, not professional, nor working full time in a restaurant kitchen.