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The National Student Financial Aid Scheme Nsfas is responsible for assisting students from poor and working class backgrounds with financial aid so that they can study at a public university or a TVET College. To apply for the bursary you login on the NSFAS website and to check your status you can login in to the MyNsfas student portal.

Thousands of students rely on NSFAS bursaries to cover basic expenses while they pursue their tertiary education. However, students have not received their NSFAS allowances in recent months prompting action from the scheme. 

Thousands of South African students face financial strain due to recent delays in receiving their NSFAS allowances. The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has stepped in to address the issue, announcing "catch-up" payments scheduled for April.

Stakeholders in the higher education sector have welcomed Minister Nzimande's decision to dissolve the NSFAS board and place the scheme under administration. Several challenges have led the minister to make this decision. 

While the National Student Financial Aid Scheme appointed a Board to improve operations and ensure that students receive support effectively, it's introduction has brought about many challenges. The Minister of Higher Education has now made a major announcement.

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme has now released a statement revealing details about April NSFAS allowance payments. They also addressed non-payment of NSFAS allowances.

Unisa has clarified misinformation circulating regarding NSFAS allowances, affirming that allowances for 2024 are currently being disbursed.

Nearly two million students submitted applications for NSFAS bursaries. However, thousands of these applicants were denied access to the comprehensive financial assistance offered by NSFAS.

NSFAS provides funding to not only university students, but TVET College students as well. The financial aid scheme has now released the NSFAS 2024 application dates for TVET Colleges.

Thousands of students enrolled at Unisa are yet to receive their first 2024 NSFAS allowance payment. The country's largest university has revealed when allowances will be paid to students. 

As the 2024 academic year begins for numerous students, some are still sorting out their NSFAS funding. Now, the National Student Financial Aid Scheme has issued an update on the matter.


Thousands of Unisa students are still waiting for their NSFAS allowances. The institution has revealed when allowances will be paid. 

More than a million students are set to receive comprehensive funding from NSFAS in 2024. The financial aid scheme says despite adjusting its allowance payment policy, students have been paid. 

Many students have been experiencing challenges when it comes to their NSFAS allowance payments as the 2024 academic year commences. The NSFAS Acting Chairperson has now revealed when students will receive 2024 NSFAS allowances.

In February, NSFAS closed their 2024 application period for both NSFAS bursaries and NSFAS loans. The financial aid scheme has now revealed that over 200 000 applicants were unsuccessful.

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme held a briefing on Monday morning to provide updates on the registration process, payment of NSFAS allowances and the student accommodation pilot project. 

The comprehensive funding provided by NSFAS not only covers tuition and registration fees but also includes several allowances. Here's how NSFAS plans to pay allowances in 2024. 

Thousands of students applied for NSFAS funding in 2024 but do not know whether or not they will be funded. NSFAS has called on these individuals to check their application statuses. 

Despite receiving thousands of applications for NSFAS loans, just over one hundred missing middle students have been approved for NSFAS loans. There are several reasons why this may be the case. 

Close to two million applications were submitted for NSFAS 2024 funding. The financial aid scheme has revealed the number of students confirmed for funding in the 2024 academic year.

For the 2024 academic year NSFAS received nearly 2million applications and they have already rejected 124,918 people. If you are one of those who was rejected and you want to appeal we have the the details you need.




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