For anyone aged between 18 and 35 there are only a couple of weeks left to apply for funding for your wildest travel dream. Heineken, in association with the Independent, is offering up to pounds 25,000 to help those in search of adventure, but the closing date is 26 April.

How to enter

Application forms are available by calling the special hotline number 0171-231 5432, or through the Lonely Planet Internet hhtp://www,; or from STA Travel shops.

How much is the prize?

Heineken has a total bursary of pounds 25,000 but the awards are at the judges' discretion. They may decide that several travel projects deserve funding, or they may feel one exceptional proposal (say a tour of the 177 countries where Heineken Export is available) should win the full amount...