Is your kid a whiz in the kitchen?

MasterChef Junior is casting a new season – now until January 31!

MasterChef Junior is on a nationwide search for the most talented home cooks in America.

If your child is between the ages of 8 and 13, they could be in the next wave of hungry competitors and meet Gordon Ramsey.

To apply, parents can visit


  • Your child must be at least 8 years old and not older than 13 years old as of February 1, 2023.
  • Your child must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States.
  • Child (Applicant) AND either one parent or legal guardian must be available for filming starting Early February 2023 for approximately 3-4 weeks.
  • Your child must have a valid work permit in hand by February 1, 2023.
  • The Work Permit must be issued by the State of California.