Please read before applying:
The National Youth Theatre accepts applications for Fee Waivers or Bursaries to cover the cost of a NYT Membership activation or renewal (£35) for one year.
To be eligible for an NYT Membership Bursary you must have already:
- Successfully auditioned or interviewed to join the National Youth Theatre
- Completed an intake Acting or Backstage Course with the National Youth Theatre
If you have not done either of these things please return to www.nyt.org.uk/bursaries to complete the Hub Subscription application form where you can apply for a bursary to support your application to join the National Youth Theatre as a Member.
Below is what you will need to provide in order for your application to the NYT Bursary fund to be considered.
If you are applying for a Fee Waiver
Confirmation of your eligibility
Evidence of your circumstances
If you are applying for a Bursary
Information about your financial and personal situation
Evidence of your current financial circumstances
A personal statement
Where you are unable to provide supporting documentation to evidence your circumstances you will need to supply a supporting reference from an adult who knows you well, but is not related to you, who can verify your circumstances. This person should be currently employed in a professional occupation e.g. a teacher, an employer, a health worker, a community worker etc. (Bursary template forms can be downloaded on the next slide).
All bursaries are awarded in accordance with NYT's published bursary policy available at www.nyt.org.uk/accessibility-and-bursaries.