Register for NSFAS for the years 2023–2024, NSFAS Online Application, NSFAS Contact Details, NSFAS Appeal, NSFAS Application Form, NSFAS Allowance, NSFAS Closing Date, NSFAS Portal , NSFAS Consent Form, NSFAS Application Status Check, You qualify for a government bursary offered via the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS)
What is NSFAS.
According to the NSFAS Act (Act 56 of 1999), a government organization known as NSFAS was created under the Department of Higher Education and Training to help financially disadvantaged students who want to continue their education at public universities or TVET colleges.
NSFAS Registration for 2023–2024: NSFAS Registration Procedures
You may apply in one of three ways:
First Method: Visit the NSFAS website (if you wish to apply online, follow the instructions below)
- Create your myNSFAS account here: https://my.nsfas.org.za/mynsfas/selfservice.html
You will be required to provide the following information when registering an account: username, password, ID number, cellphone number and email address
- You can then login using your selected username and password
- Complete the application form by clicking the “apply” button
- When you have filled in all the required information (do not leave any fields blank), you can upload electronic copies of your supporting documents (as listed below). Once all your documents have been uploaded, click the “submit” button to receive your reference number
METHOD 2: At the nearby NYDA Center
- Visit a NYDA centre/ office closest to you
- A NYDA centre worker will explain the application process and provide you with an application form to complete
- Complete the application form in CAPITAL letters with a black pen and sign it in the allocated spots
- Hand in your application form and supporting documents (as listed below). Ensure that your supporting documents are certified on the front of the page and not be older than 3 months.
- You will receive a receipt card with a bar code attached
METHOD 3: In a computer lab or financial aid office on campus
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.