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

As NSFAS Applications open soon, they have warned the public about disinformation and bogus websites that are aimed at defrauding students.

NSFAS has recently had to clear the air as fake messages have been circulating concerning what they offer students. This comes as everyone awaits an announcement from NSFAS about 2022 bursary applications.

Are you wondering which South African universities NSFAS funds? Find out below. Get funding for your education today!

A bunch of us are patiently waiting for NSFAS to announce when their 2022 applications will open. Now, the financial aid scheme has given us some insight into why we are seeing this delay.

Following President Cyril Ramaphosa's recent announcement that the country would be moving Level 1 lockdown restrictions. NSFAS has said that it will be opening the Walk-in centres at its Cape Town offices today.  

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Bursaries

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.

Meriting Youth Development and Imsimbi Training are offering 30 bursaries for a Business Administration Services course to unemployed youth. 

If you're wondering whether or not you'll have to pay you ISFAP bursary back after graduating, the answer is right here.

The Funza Lushaka Bursary is a program established to support teaching studies and available to qualified students to complete a teaching degree. If you are a UINSA student and you want to find-out if your PGCE qualification will be funded by the Funza Lushaka bursary, we have answers for you.

Applications for the Funza Lushaka Bursary Scheme are now open. This bursary is geared towards those wishing to study teaching.

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Scholarships

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.

Apply now to benefit from the GirlCode developer scholarship. 300 unemployed graduates have an opportunity to learn coding skills.

Are you interested in applying for a scholarship programme for 2022? You don't want to miss this opportunity. The IIE Varsity College’s Scholarship Programme is the largest of its kind in South Africa.

An Education Grant Opportunity is available now at MMEG.

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) awards scholarships for Master’s degrees offered at German universities in architecture, performing arts, visual arts and music.

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Student Loans

Trying to find ways to pay your Unisa fees? Did you know that Fundi has a solution for you? Fundi provides student loans and this includes Unisa students.

Struggling to find a way to pay for your University or College fees? Have you considered Fundi yet? They could be the solution to all your funding problems.

It is of common knowledge that public tertiary institutions in South Africa, apart from a number of bursary options, are also supported by NSFAS funding. However, NSFAS bursaries are unfortunately not an option for students looking to pursue tertiary education at private colleges. Nonetheless, there are a few other options for private college funding in South Africa. 

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.

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Finance Articles

Debts have a negative reflection on any ones credit record whether you are a student or not. In order to get a loan, your credit record must be showing signs of accountability and a sense of responsibility for your finances. Can you really get a loan with student debt? Find your answer below.
 

NSFAS students might have heard of Intellimali and might want to know even more. Here's some answers to the simple question of, 'what is intellimali'.

Education is the key to your success. Fund your studies with a loan from Fundi. Everyone in my generation is no stranger to the struggles of student loans.

Student Hero partners with educational institutions and funding providers to help you to learn about, apply and qualify for study funding from a single platform and at zero cost to you.

As a financial institution, FNB provides personal, private, business, commercial and corporate banking services to millions of customers across South Africa.

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