HOw to Apply
You can find out if you are eligible and apply via the your applicant portal - to access the portal please use the link below:
https://www.risisweb.reading.ac.uk/si/sits.urd/run/siw_lgn. Use your confirmed Reading ID number as the username and your date of birth in the format DDMMYYYY as the password. You will then be asked for your RISIS security password.
Once you have accessed the portal click on Applications (located on the menu at the top of the screen, Visit and Interview Days, find out if you are eligible (located at the bottom of the page). Click here for more instructions.
What is the bursary worth
This Bursary provides a contribution towards travel costs at a rate of 45p per mile (up to a max of £300)
It is available (dependent on eligibility) for a visit to the University for the purposes of a Visit Day or Interview Day.
Who is Eligible
- UK undergraduate students who have been invited to an offer holder's Visit Day or Interview by the department to which they have applied and who live in a POLAR4 (the participation of local areas) quintile 1 or 2 area or have Care Experienced or Estranged status
- Available to students of all subjects
Please note that this bursary is for travel to Visit days and Interviews only, not Open Days