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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.
Students who are funded by NSFAS qualify to receive allowances directly from the financial aid scheme. These allowances are kept in their NSFAS wallets. Here's how you can check your NSFAS wallet balance.
After closing due to the lockdown in 2020, NSFAS has officially reopened its walk-in centre. This means hopeful applicants, as well as current NSFAS bursary holders, can visit the centre for assistance.
Many hopeful applicants have been waiting for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) to give them the go ahead to apply for 2022 funding. However, things have been a bit different this year.
There are various ways that you can contact the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS). Keep reading to find out how you can contact them if you're in need of funding or assistance with your application.
There are a set list of requirements that applicants have to meet before applying for funding from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS). If applicants don't meet these requirements, their applications will not be considered.
Students studying at technical colleges have the option of applying for funding from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS). Here's a list of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges that are funded by NSFAS.
Completing an online application for funding can be tricky if you don't have access to the internet or aren't really sure of what to do. This is why the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has an ongoing collaboration with the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS).
Securing a financial future is important for young people, especially university students who need to acquire financial literacy skills. A lack of financial literacy can result in unwise decisions, with dire consequences which will linger for years.