When will I receive my nsfas allowance

When will I receive my nsfas allowance


When will I receive my nsfas allowance

When will I receive my nsfas allowance

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) is a government bursary that is available to underprivileged South African students who are looking to study at a public university or TVET College. They provide funding for registration, tuition and allowances, these allowances cover transport, living expenses and learning materials.

When applying to NSFAS they need students to upload supporting documents in order to approve them for funding and the bursary will often withhold any allowances unless all the necessary documents have been submitted and approved.

Read here my nsfas 2023 status check

When will I receive my nsfas allowance?

The following important information on NSFAS allowances for 2023 was shared:

  • Personal Care Allowance – 2, 900 annual paid per month
  • Transport Allowance – R7,350 annual paid per month
  • College Residence – College will be paid by NSFAS
  • Private Residents – R25,200 Annual paid per month
  • NCV Annual (Including PLP) – 10 monthly payments
  • R191 Semester- 5 monthly payments by semester period
  • R191 Trimester – 3 monthly payments by Trimester period

Read here nsfas application closing date

What is my nsfas username and password?

If you have forgotten your username, password and cellphone number, you can follow these simple steps to reset your myNSFAS login details. It happens to the best of us but no worries, it can easily be solved.

Have you forgotten your old username, password or cellphone number and are stuck when trying to log in to your myNSFAS account?

This happens all the time so you don’t need to worry. It can be sorted out by following these steps:

  1. Go to www.nsfas.org.za
  2. Click on myNSFAS
  3. Select ‘forgot password’
  4. Type in your ID number and choose what you need help with: password or username or both
  5. Click ‘submit’
  6. The username and the link to change your password will be sent via SMS and email
  7. Open the link so that you can be taken to the reset password page
  8. Reset your password by following the prompts on your screen

NSFAS has also urged beneficiaries to protect themselves from fraud by making sure that you log out of your myNSFAS account when you are not using it.

NSFAS offices will be closed for the duration of the lockdown. This closure will now impact operations at NSFAS and the Contact Centre number will be suspended for the duration of the lockdown. So if you’re having problems and you need help, you can use NSFAS Connect.

NSFAS Connect allows you to search frequently asked questions and their answers and search and submit queries and complaints. Dedicated NSFAS agents will respond to your inquiries on NSFAS Connect and you will be notified when there is a response on your inquiry or complaint via Email.

How to re-register your myNSFAS account 2023

How to re-register myNSFAS account.
How to re-register myNSFAS account.

To access your funding progress through your NSFAS login account, you are required to register or re-register a myNSFAS account.

  1. Navigate to www.nsfas.org.za login.
  2. Click myNSFAS tab.
  3. Click register.
  4. Tick the box to allow NSFAS to verify your details.
  5. Then capture the ID number as stated on your ID document.
  6. Type in your full names and surname as per your ID number.
  7. Type in your current email address.
  8. Confirm your email address.
  9. Type in your cellphone number.
  10. Create a password.
  11. Confirm password.
  12. Upload ID Copy.
  13. Click register.
  14. You will be sent an OTP to the email and cell number provided (this OTP expires after 24 hours).
  15. Type in the OTP and click Submit.
  16. You have now completed your NSFAS account re-registration.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.