Do you need financial assistance in order to study further? Pursuing a higher education through a Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College might be the answer.
Each year public TVET College receive bursary funding from the Department of Higher Education and Training which is administered through the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS).
[pullquote]Some colleges also run specific government funded programmes during the year[/pullquote], but these funding opportunities will vary from one college to another.
How To Get A Bursary
Obtaining a bursary gets harder each year as more students compete for the same opportunities.
While there is no way to guarantee that you are selected there are a few things that you can do to improve your chances.
Don't wait till you reach your matric year to look for financial aid opportunities.
By the time you enter Grade 10 you should have started to think seriously about potential careers.