Are you interested in applying for your family?

Here are just a few things you should know before you begin the process!

Please make sure your family meets the qualifications before moving forward.  Qualifications can be seen below.

  1. Families do not need to be nominated to apply!
  2. The selection process is not based on votes; we only accept one nomination/application per child.
  3. All applications must be submitted by September 10, 2018 to be accepted, so don’t wait to nominate a family! Families will be notified no later than January 10, 2019.
  4. There are multiple steps to the application. Please read instructions carefully.
  5. Click here to get started applying for Bert’s Big Adventure! 


Bert’s Big Adventure qualifications include the following:

  • The child is between the ages of 5 and 12 years old, or will be at the time of the trip (February 2019).
  • The child has never been to Walt Disney World.
  • The child has been diagnosed with a chronic or terminal illness, or is physically challenged.
  • Without the help of Bert’s Big Adventure, the family does not have the financial means available to afford a trip to Walt Disney World.
  • The child/family must live in the radio listening area of The Bert Show. Applications will be accepted from the Atlanta, GA; Brunswick, GA; Casper, WY; Charleston, SC; Columbus, MS; Dallas, TX; Dothan, AL; Fort Wayne, IN; Grand Forks, ND; Indianapolis, IN; Lansing, MI; Macon, GA; Mobridge, SD; Nashville, TN; Pierre, SD; Rolla, MO; Savannah, GA; and Shreveport, LA listening areas for the 2019 trip.