NSFAS offices will be closed for the duration of the lockdown. This closure will now impact operations at NSFAS. However, the Contact Centre number will be suspended for the duration of the lockdown.Read more
NSFAS has warned the public about fake news spreading about the application window for bursary funding from the organisation. InRead more
NSFAS Infographics: How to Upload Outstanding Supporting Documnets About NSFAS Our mission is to transform NSFAS into an efficient andRead more
If you have applied already please login to you MsNsfas account to ensure that you have submitted all the necessaryRead more
Do you Wish to study or are already studying at a public university or TVET college and come from aRead more
To apply online, applicants will be required to first register and create a MyNSFAS profile on the NSFAS website, whichRead more
What type of allowances does NSFAS provide?
Accommodation: private accommodation and university residences are calculated at the same rate.
Transport: R10 000 per annum (up to 40 km from institution)
Living allowance: R14 400 per annum
Book allowance: R5000 per annum (only applies at universities)
Personal Care allowance: R2750 per annum