TVET College Opens Applications For NSFAS Funding

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



The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funds thousands of students attending Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges in South Africa. 

Boland TVET College is a public college and among one of the TVET colleges funded by NSFAS. 

Students at Boland TVET College can submit their NSFAS applications and appeals on the following dates:  

  • Semester 2 Appeals: New and continuing student appeals are currently open and will close on October 15, 2021.
  • Trimester 3 Applications: Application window is currently open and will close on October 22, 2021.
  • Trimester 3 Appeals - New and continuing student appeals are currently open and will close on October 29, 2021.

Please note: we have not received the date on which the platform will open for first-time applicants for 2022. We will announce this on our page as soon as we do. - Boland College.

In order to qualify for NSFAS funding as a TVET student:

  • You need to be a South African citizen.
  • You need to be registered or intending to register on a PLP, NC(V) or Report 191 programme at any of the 50 public TVET Colleges in South Africa.
  • You need to meet the financial eligibility criteria.
  • If you are a returning student, you need to demonstrate proven and accepted academic performance in line with the institution’s progression policy or the progression prescriptions of the Bursary Rules and Guidelines.
  • Should not be enrolling for a qualification that duplicates previous learning that was funded by the state.
  • Combined gross family income of up to R350 000 per annum.


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