NSFAS Articles

NSFAS applications are open for students who need funding for their studies in 2022. Here's when applications will close. 

NSFAS applications are officially open, but in order to stand a chance at securing funding, you'll need to apply. Here's how you can go about applying online.

If you've been struggling to complete your NSFAS application because your school isn't listed, NSFAS has clarified what you should do to move to the next step of your application process. 

With the NSFAS applications currently open for 2022, the bursary scheme has encouraged qualifying students to submit their applications. If you have already applied and would like to reset your details, here is how you can do it.

The NSFAS bursary covers a range of student needs to help you through your tertiary career. 

If you are currently receiving NSFAS funding from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme, you might be wondering if you can apply for the SASSA R350 grant. We have the answers.

Boland College has opened applications for NSFAS appeals and applications. The TVET College has announced the period for application submissions. 

If you're in need of funding for your studies, The NSFAS bursary could be for you. However, much like other bursaries, there are a list of requirements that applicants have to meet in order to be considered. 


Latest Bursaries

Boskop Mine offers a bursary for a second-year college student studying in Mechanical Fitter.

1 X Mechanical Fitter

Application criteria and conditions:

Mazars offers bursaries to deserving students who show commitment to their studies and a career with Mazars.

All applications will be considered in line with our transformation policy - preference will be given to EE candidates.

Please note that these bursaries are for the 2022 academic year.

Duties & Responsibilities    

Successful bursars will be required to:

The BASF South Africa Trust Bursary Applications Now Open BASF is the world's leading chemical company offering intelligent solutions for customers and for a sustainable future.

In order to support the advancement of women in science, the BASF South Africa Trust offers full cost bursaries to Black female South Africans who are financially disadvantaged and who have, strong academic records.

The following disciplines are accepted for bursary support in 2022:

  • Chemistry
  • Sciences 
  • Engineering

ERM is seeking graduates who are interested in pursuing post-graduate studies with reputable recognised universities.

We are able to offer you an incredibly vast array of opportunities simply because our scope of work is so extensive.

If you are pursuing studies in the earth or natural sciences, in some of the engineering fields, in economics or the social sciences, then there may be an opportunity for you to work with us! ERM Southern Africa continues to foster transformation.

Are you a student or involved in the green industry, looking for a funding opportunity?

South African Landscapers Institute (SALI) invites students to apply for Bursaries Programme 2022 academic year.

Bursary Application closing date  is 06 December 2021

The South African Landscapers Institute (SALI) is inviting students to apply for bursary funding, for the 2022 academic year.

Bursaries will be awarded for studies within these fields:

Are you a(n) unemployed person who suffered an occupational injury or disease, and as a result, acquired a permanent disablement?

Do you wish to improve your skills to return to work or be self-employed?

Are you a Dependant of a COID pensioner/Dependant of a COID client with a permanent disablement wanting to further your studies at a Public Post School Education and Training (PSET) Institution?

In celebration of a number of Agbiz members who celebrated their 100 years of existence, an annual Agbiz Centenary Bursary Fund was established. 

The primary objective of the bursary is to promote master's, or PhD level research in agribusiness related fields and Agbiz certainly is proud to be associated with and supporting the set research of Agbiz Centenary Bursary holders.

Tech-Capital invites students living with a disability needing financial aid towards their study tuition for the year 2022 to participate in our bursary opportunity.

Artisan: Engineering Trade Knowledge Component Course 1 Bursary x7

Do you want to embark on a journey to become a great artisan in one of the engineering trades?

Then apply for the Artisan Engineering Trade bursary right now for a chance to study a course accredited by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) of South Africa.

Artisan: Study your N4, N5, and N6 at ATI x2

Are you interested in studying for your N4, N5 and N6 at one of the best technical skills training providers in the country?

Then apply for the Artisan bursary right now!

You must have a N3 or equivalent qualification in order to start with N4.

A matriculate with Mathematics and Science may also enroll for N4.

TSIBA - Business Administration Bursary x100

Do you have a passion for administration in the business world?

Are you looking to study further but restrained by finance?

TSIBA offers you an opportunity to fulfill your dreams at a minimal cost. 

  • Location: Cape Town
  • Value: R66 000
  • Vacancies: 100
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Start date: 1 March 2022

All undergraduate students at TSIBA Business School study on a full or partially subsidised scholarship based on two primary criteria:

Academy of Digital Arts - Higher Certificate in Game Design bursary x1

If your world revolves around conceptual thinking, creative expression and technology then it's GAME TIME.

ADA is generously offering our members a Higher Certificate in Game Design bursary.

The Academy of Digital Arts works in close connection with many businesses to bring you the opportunity to study with us no matter your financial circumstances.

Academy of Digital Arts - Short course in Web Design x1

Do you have a passion for design and a fascination with how individuals engage with digital platforms?

 Well, ADA is coming through this Education Month with a short course in Web Design bursary!

Academy of Digital Arts - Higher Certificate in Graphic Design bursary x1

Love design, illustration & have a knack for creative problem solving?

Then ADA is the place for you. 

They're offering an exclusive chance into the industry with a Higher Certificate in Graphic Design bursary!

Equites - Full Property & Construction Bursary x2

Are you currently studying towards a qualification in Property or Construction?

Equites, in partnership with the Michel Lanfranchi Foundation are offering to help TWO young South African’s advance their career by funding their studies, accommodation, textbooks, and living expenses.

This is an all-inclusive bursary to the value of R200,000 per year.

This opportunity is only accessible to people who have already started their studies (i.e. You have to at least be in 1st year in 2021).


Latest Funding Articles

The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme aims to promote teaching through the funding of students who are studying to go into the teaching profession. 


NSFAS applications are open for students who need funding for their studies in 2022. Here's when applications will close. 

If you've been struggling to complete your NSFAS application because your school isn't listed, NSFAS has clarified what you should do to move to the next step of your application process. 

Figuring out whether to apply for a scholarship or a bursary can be tough. Here's what you need to know to help you weigh out the pros and cons of each. 

The National Research Foundation has created a new model for post-graduate funding. This will include Full Cost of Study and Partial Cost of Study.