Chance to Shine Fund




The Chance to Shine Fund has been established to help allow young people to take part in Youth Theatre and Young Company activities.

Who can apply?

  • You must be a young person taking part in Royal & Derngate Youth Theatre or Royal and Derngate Young Company
  • You can apply for up to £65 per term bursary contribution to your fees
  • ·         Each bursary awardee will be considered for the full academic year (three terms of fees).

  • You must clearly evidence why you need the bursary support with a school reference

    You can return by email or print off and put a hard copy in the post. The Theatre's details are contained on the application form and guidance. Please ensure you read the guidance as it contains information on what you must do in order to be eligible for this grant programme.

Chance to Shine Fund Application Form

Chance to Shine Fund Guidance

This is a rolling programme and a member of the Youth Theatre or Young Company can apply at any time subject to approval of the Youth Theatre.


If you have any additional questions that the Guidance does not help you with, please email the Youth Theatre Associate

To support this fund visit our Donate page or text ARTS07 £5 to 70070 now!