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SASSA: Check your R350 Grant Appeal


If you applied for SASSA's R350 a month grant and were rejected, there is an oppurtunity to appeal. If you have appealed, you can read here about how to check your status. 


To read about how the president extended the SASSA grant, you can read here


The closing of the appeals process is on the 28th of February for those who applied between November 2020 and January 2021. The grant officially came to an end on 31 January, but payments did not. If you applied between May 2020 and October 2020, that appeals process has closed. 


How To Track Your Appeal

  1. Go to the SRD Grant website
  2. Scroll down to 'Application for reconsideration'
  3. Click on the yellow bar
  4. Fill in the required fields
  5. You will now be able to view your information

You can also call the SASSA Call Centre at 0800 601 011.


You will be informed about the outcome of your appeal through SMS. 

The first payment will come through after the month you initially applied.

If the applicant qualifies in that month of the application, he/she will be paid for that month & for the current month if they still meet the application criteria. The payment may not necessarily be a double payment/lump sum or on the same day. It can be split over days or weeks.




Latest Bursaries

Bursary applicants are invited to apply for the 2021 academic year which will be extended to a maximum of three years provided that the candidate adheres to the bursary conditions.

Shoprite is offering a range of bursaries to talented students studying in the following fields: 

The Construction Education and Training Authority is inviting suitable candidates who are interested in construction related studies to apply for bursary for the year 2021.

Closing date: 26 March 2021.

The Gauteng Film Commission (GFC) invites qualified Undergraduates and Post-Graduate students  who are interested in a career in Film, Audio-Visual and/or Television to apply for bursaries.

The bursaries will be awarded to students studying in the following fields:

Converse is giving away R1 million towards student debt. Applicants can apply for the #KicktheDebt campaign or nominate deserving students. 

Closing date: 3 March 2021.