NSFAS Online Application 2020/2021

NSFAS Online Application 2020/2021

NSFAS Online Application 2020/2021

What is NSFAS?

NSFAS is a government entity under the Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology established according to the NSFAS Act (Act 56 of 1999) to provide financial support to disadvantaged students who wish to further their studies at public universities or TVET colleges.

What does the bursary cover?

UNIVERSITY

  • Accommodation
    As per the actual costs charged by the university (costs for private accommodation must not exceed costs for university residence)
  • Transport (up to 40 km from institution) R10 000 per annum
  • Living allowance R14 400 per annum
  • Book allowances R5000 per annum
  • Incidental/personal care allowance R2750 per annum for students in catered residences

TVET

  • Accommodation in an urban area R24,000 per annum
  • Accommodation in an peri-urban area R18,000 per annum
  • Accommodation in an rural area R15000 per annum
  • Transport (up to 40 km from institution) R10 000 per annum
  • Transport R7000 per annum
  • Incidental/personal care allowance R2750 per annum

Who qualifies for NSFAS funding?

  • All South African citizens
  • All SASSA grant recipients qualifies for funding
  • Applicants whose combined household income is not more than R350 000 per annum
  • Person with disability: Combined household income must not be more than R600 000 per annum
  • Students who started studying before 2018 whose household income is not more than R122 000 per annum.

Important Information for Application of NSFAS 2020/2021

How To Apply For Nsfas

How to Access Nsfas Login
Download Nsfas AppealĀ  forms 2020
Find Nsfas Contact Details
Nsfas Application for 2020/2021 academic year

Details of Nsfas Online Application 2020/2021
Find Nsfas and How to Apply for 2020/2021

Download Nsfas Application Form for 2020/2021

Nsfas Application details
How to Login to Mynsfas
How to Access Nsfas Account
Create Mynsfas Account

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