Florida Future Chef 2024 invites budding young chefs, ages 7 to 13 to showcase their culinary talents by preparing their favorite dishes. Participants can submit a video, 2-5 minutes long, demonstrating the preparation of a dish using in-season Florida commodities. This is a fantastic opportunity for young cooks to get creative in the kitchen and share their culinary skills with a panel of judges who will evaluate the entries.

Don’t miss your chance to enter the Florida Future Chef Competition before the July 12 deadline! Submit your entry video through the provided link and get ready to impress the judges. The top three finalists selected from the submissions will compete in the exciting in-person Florida Future Chef Finale in Tampa September 9-11. This event will be a grand showcase of young culinary talent, with participants presenting their best dishes and vying for the title of Florida Future Chef.

Winners of the Florida Future Chef 2024 competition will be awarded generous prizes sponsored by Sprouts. The first-place winner will receive a $5,000 Florida 529 Savings Plan, providing a significant boost to their educational savings. The second-place winner will be awarded a $3,000 Florida 529 Savings Plan, while the third-place winner will take home a $2,000 Florida 529 Savings Plan. These prizes not only recognize culinary excellence but also support the educational aspirations of these talented young chefs. Don’t miss this chance to compete, cook, and win big!