For applicants

The JMK Young Director Award 2017

Applications for the JMK Award 2017 will be accepted between 9am on Wednesday 4th January 2017 and 11.30pm on Friday 20th January 2017.

For the JMK Award 2017 applicants were asked to choose from a new list of plays. To request a copy of the list please email

• Must be not more than 30 years of age on 1st January 2017
• Must not have directed more than two professional productions. We define a professional production as being a full-length piece performed by professional actors (whether paid or unpaid) to a paying audience for a full production run (3 weeks or more)
• Must have some professional training in the performing arts
• Must not be in full or part-time education between now and July 2017 or currently undertaking a degree
• Must be resident in the UK.

Applications can be made here.

Any questions or to request a copy of the list please email

The JMK Award 2017 is kindly supported by Philip Hooker, The Arts Patrons Trust, The Martin Bowley Charitable Trust, The Garrick Charitable Trust and all our individual donors.