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Funza Lushaka is a government bursary scheme aimed at providing funding for students who wish to pursue a career in teaching. If you would like to apply for funding, you will need to first create login details for your profile. Here's how you can do that.
Scholarships can be a great way to fund your studies. But much like other funding options, there are good and bad aspects about this form of funding. Here are the advantages and disadvantages that you can consider before accepting a scholarship.
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.