MyNsfas portal


You can use the MyNsfas portal to check on your NSFAS account. This will allow you to check the status of your NSFAS application.


Thousands of students who applied for NSFAS funding in 2024 were unsuccessful. The good news is that unsuccessful NSFAS applicants can submit a NSFAS appeal. 

More than one million students are reliant on the bursaries provided by NSFAS to fund their tertiary education qualification. But what happens when students transfer to a different institution?

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) aims to alleviate this burden by providing financial assistance to eligible students. However, the question arises: does NSFAS extend its support to students pursuing courses at institutions like Eastcape Midlands TVET College?

Millions of students applied for NSFAS funding in 2024. The Financial Aid scheme is calling on all applicants to check their application status as soon as possible. 

Millions of students are set to be funded by NSFAS in 2024. The allowances received by students depends on several factors including whether the students attends classes in person or online. 

More than 20,000 student applied for NSFAS student loans in 2024. However, only around 600 NSFAS loan applicants have been provided with funding decisions by NSFAS. 

Despite receiving funding to assist thousands of students, only around 100 students have been approved for NSFAS middle loans. Civil society groups have labeled the NSFAS missing middle loans as failed promises. 

NSFAS is proceeding full steam ahead with its accommodation pilot. This is despite concerns that the newly implemented pilot could cause havoc at institution. 

The beginning of the academic year often requires students to pay registration fees. However, students funded by NSFAS do not pay registration fees, even if the institution requires it. 

NSFAS assists poor students obtain qualifications by providing comprehensive financial aid. However, the SIU found system weaknesses in its ICT systems which could lead to financial losses for the government bursary scheme.

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