Funding

It costs money to study at college or varsity - and you need to cover your living expenses if you are studying full-time.  We have lots of information that will help you find the bursaries, loans and other funding options available to help you finish studying.

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NSFAS

Are you attending Sol Plaatje University or you're planning to in the future? Trying to figure out how you're going to pay your fees? Here's whether you'll be covered by the NSFAS bursary.

Students from Flavius Mareka TVET College are demonstrating at their campus due to what they call NSFAS financial exclusions and other student challenges. Some of those who qualified for the 2021 NSFAS financial year managed to register for the first semester but are now unable to register for the second semester.

If you are keen to pursue tertiary studies next year and you're searching for funding, then you'll be pleased to know that NSFAS will soon start preparing for 2022 applications. Keep reading to find out more. 

Are you interested in studying at False Bay TVET College and wondering if NSFAS covers their courses? Well, keep reading to find out more...

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme, better known as NSFAS, operates as a public institution that funds public university and college students who come from low-income households. If you are curious as to whether NSFAS funding covers Regent Business School fees, read further.

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Bursaries

Chevening provides full funding for one-year master's degrees at UK universities. You can now apply for a Chevening Scholarship for the 2022/2023 academic year.

Are you attending Sol Plaatje University or you're planning to in the future? Trying to figure out how you're going to pay your fees? Here's whether you'll be covered by the NSFAS bursary.

This year, scholarships are available to all high school learners, i.e. from Grade 8 to Grade 12, irrespective of subject choice.

The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development ( DALRRD ) intends to award comprehensive bursaries to qualifying pursuing and/or intending to further their studies in identified careers in the agriculture, land reform and rural development sector for the 2022 academic year.

Meriting Youth Development and Imsimbi Training are offering free training for a National Certificate in Project Management to unemployed youth. 30 bursaries are available.

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Scholarships

Chevening provides full funding for one-year master's degrees at UK universities. You can now apply for a Chevening Scholarship for the 2022/2023 academic year.

This year, scholarships are available to all high school learners, i.e. from Grade 8 to Grade 12, irrespective of subject choice.

The programme aims at fostering strong, internationally oriented higher education systems in Sub-Saharan Africa with the capacity to contribute to sustainable development.

To this end, scholarships are granted for development-related Master or doctoral studies for individuals who plan to pursue a career in teaching and / or research at a higher education institution in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The Imfundo Trust is an Old Mutual Investment Group scholarship initiative that aims to provide funding for students with a particular interest in the investments industry thereby supporting its transformation.

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Student Loans

Are you wondering if Fundi funds short courses? Well, keep on reading to find out if they do.

There is a world of exciting possibilities out there. You simply have to grab hold of them. After all, you have the world at your feet - your time is now! Standard Bank student loans can help you.

Students have begun receiving their learning materials allowances. Since the change from vouchers to cash, university students are encouraged to spend their allowances in ways that benefit their education. Rather than using their allowances for other unrelated expenses. This change has also affected academic industry sales and businesses. Critiques have also shown concern about the effect the change to cash would have on students' academics. 

You may have read recently that NSFAS would be changing the way applications worked. The organisation has adopted what they call a Student Centered Model, completely overhauling the applications system.

So what does this mean for you?

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has called on all learners, who have not yet applied for 2019 financial aid, to submit their online applications before the closing date.

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