Students have less than twenty-four hours to apply for NSFAS bursaries and student loans for 2024. This as the 2024 NSFAS application period is closing. 

Millions of vulnerable individuals rely on social grants to survive every month. The Minister of Social Development recently spoke about the impact Sassa's grant programme has on the country. 

Thousands of young people will be employed in Gauteng as teaching assistants. The premier of the province says the main focus of this programme is aimed at reducing unemployment in the province. 

Joining the South African National Defence Force through the Military Skills Development System offers a unique opportunity to serve your country while gaining valuable skills and experiences. 

Approximately two million applications for bursaries and loans were submitted to NSFAS in 2024. Individuals are allowed to submit an appeal to NSFAS if their bursary application was rejected. 

Community colleges are crucial in offering adults opportunities beyond traditional schooling. Here's the calendar for community colleges for the 2024 academic year.

While loadshedding continues to be implemented daily, the president believes that rolling power cuts could soon be a thing of the past. Here's what the president said about loadshedding during his SONA speech. 

Thousands of students are waiting to find out whether they will receive comprehensive funding for NSFAS in 2024. The financial aid scheme has confirmed which students will be funded by NSFAS over the next twelve months. 

Thousands of unemployed individuals rely on the R350 grant to survive every month. The grant was first introduced in 2020 and has been extended on several occasions to ensure vulnerable individuals receive some support from the government. 

South African motorists will again be required to dig deeper into their pockets when visiting petrol stations this month. After months of decreases in the price of fuel, a sharp increase was implemented in the price of petrol. 

Companies and organisations across South Africa may be required to re-evaluate how they conduct business in 2024. This is because the labour laws are on the verge of significant transformation over the next twelve months. 

Once you have applied for the CACH service to find a course to study on in 2024, you will still need to check on your application regularly to see if they have been able to find a suitable course for you.

The minimum wage is viewed as an important tool used to reduce poverty in South Africa. This tool will be sharpened at the beginning of March 2024 and assist individuals who benefit from it. 

Thousands of grant beneficiaries are set to receive double grant payments in February 2024 from Sassa. This is the condition that they took the appropriate action to ensure their details were correct. 

With the onset of the new month, Sassa has initiated the disbursement of grant payments for February. This month, millions of individuals are scheduled to receive Sassa grant payments.

The information from the Department of Higher Education indicates that, for the upcoming academic year in 2024, a few of the 26 universities in South Africa will be accepting applications beyond the regular deadline. Here are the details we have gathered thus far.

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme has recently revealed that they'll be granting an extension for NSFAS 2024 applications. If you haven't applied yet, seize the chance and submit your application now!

In a bid to address the financial hurdles faced by students falling into the missing middle, the Higher Education Minister launched the inaugural phase of the Comprehensive Student Funding Model. Here’s how the NSFAS postgraduate funding will work. 


To expand the teacher population in the country, the Department of Basic Education started offering the Funza Lushaka Bursary Scheme. 2024 applications for the Funza Lushaka bursary will soon be closed.

Time is running out for those interested in joining the Unisa for the 2024 academic year. Unisa wants to make sure everyone knows that the deadline for applications is nearing its end.





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