Contact Information ~
In which field(s) of the arts are you interested in judging?
Why do you want to be a judge?
If judging Theatre, Dance, or Music, are you willing to see at least five events spread out amongst a minimum of three different venues annually?
Are you interested in writing reviews of some events you judge?
Are you or a family member currently any of the following (if so, please describe in box below):
Employed by a youth
arts organization, company, or school program
Board member of a youth
An artist working in the
Statement of qualifications, experience, and/or involvement in the arts:
Conflict of Interest Statement ~
Because the National Youth Arts Awards Judges are very interested in theatre and often are
professionally involved in the arts, it is important they be constantly aware of possible
conflicts of interest.
Potential judges should not disqualify themselves from participation in realted arts, arts organizations
or in arts projects because of their involvement as a judge. Such experience makes for a
more valued adjudicator.
But regardless of whether judges are associated with a specific group or arts organization, he/she is
expected to serve as an unbiased National Youth Arts Award representative. Therefore,
judges should be alert to avoid any action that could possibly be interpreted as influencing
theatres to further their own interests or those of an organization, or artist with which they are affiliated or
which they instruct. Therefore, judges should not evaluate any production at a theatre or organization with
which they are currently affiliated as a paid or volunteer board member, instructor, staff member, designer,
performer, artist, or employee; and should not evaluate any specific production for which they sought
employment, either through application or audition, or in which members of their immediate family are
Please list in the box below all theatres for which you should not judge due to a real or perceived conflict of interest as known at the time of your application:
I have read and understand the
Judge Requirements and agree to follow these requirements if selected as a judge.