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Research Travel Grant Sub-Committee Background

The Research Travel Grant (RTG) Fund was established to support the travel and registration costs associated with the dissemination of research 'outcomes' at international events and conferences.

Every year, the RTG fund assists hundreds of University staff and students to present their research around the world, enhancing both their own careers and the reputation of the University.

Application form and guidance

The University's Research Travel Grant Sub-Committee oversees the scheme. The Sub-Committee meets once a term but is able to consider applications on a rolling basis and usually able to provide a decision within 4 weeks of an application being submitted.

The application form and guidance for Research Travel Grant scheme can be accessed below.

Please ensure you read the Application Guidance thoroughly prior to submitting an application. Please also ensure you understand the deadline for claiming your award.

Please make sure to read the COVID-19 Insurance and Travel FAQs

Further Information

For further information on the Research Travel Grant scheme, or to discuss an application, please contact Eleanor Saxon, Secretary to the Sub-Committee at e.saxon@reading.ac.uk or 0118 378 6613.