How many return flights can I include in my application for a Travel Grant?

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    Two of the rules on eligibility for a Travel Grant (Study Abroad) are that "you must pay the first £303 of your travel costs " and that "you can apply for up to 3 return journeys between your home and the overseas institution"

    If all my return flights were £101 each (£50.50 each way), and I went home 6 times during my year abroad, so my travel expenses were £606, would I get £303 back?

    Or, can I only include 3 return flights in my application, so if they were £101 each, amounting to £303, I would get nothing even if I actually spent £606?

    Is there a limit on how many times I can go home to be eligible for the Travel Grant? For example, if I went home every weekend and applied to get a refund for 3 of my many flights, would my case be breaking the requirement that "you have to keep the travel costs as low as possible," resulting in no grant being awarded?

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    Hi,

    We will fund up to 3 return journeys maximum. If the 3 return flights cost £303 we would not reimburse you for these flights as you have to pay the first £303 of your travel costs.

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