Unisa Application Nsfas Grant 2023-2024
Unisa Application Nsfas Grant
This academic year’s NSFAS student finance applications are open from September 1 to November 30.
To be eligible for government support for university and TVET college education, applicants must achieve certain qualifications.
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.
- Accommodation in an urban area R24,000 per annum
- Accommodation in an peri-urban area R18,900 per annum
- Accommodation in an rural area R15,750 per annum
- Transport (up to 40 km from institution) R7,350 per annum
- Transport R7000 per annum
- Incidental/personal care allowance R2900 per annum
All of your certified supporting documents should be scanned and included as attachments to your application.
Because you will not be able to save the application form and then add a document you forgot to get a certified copy of later, be sure you have all of the necessary supporting documents. NSFAS provides a Parent Consent Form that must be downloaded and completed.
After you have finished the application form and double-checked that you’ve attached all of the needed supporting documents, click the SUBMIT button to submit your application. After that, you must wait for a reference number to be assigned to you.
Make sure you submit your application during the Unisa Registration period.
Late applications will not be taken into account.
How to apply
- Go to https://www.nsfas.org.za and look for the tab NYNSFAS and click.
- Create a an account called mynfas
- Click on apply tab
- Upload all the needed documents.
Amounts indicated of accommodation, living allowance, transport and learning materials need to be aligned with the approved latest DHET guidelines.
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