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NSFAS CEO, Andile Nongongo has unpacked the significance of the first unqualified clean audit received by the institution since 2017. Nongogo was appointed by the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Blade Nzimande, as the  NSFAS Chief Executive Officer in November 2020. 


NSFAS has received an unqualified audit opinion with findings from the Auditor General of South Africa. The NSFAS Chairperson also spoke on the audit as well as what it meant for NSFAS 2022 funding.


NSFAS applications usually open in September every year which would lead to many students assuming that applications are now open. NSFAS has now addressed this.


NSFAS pulling funding for postgraduate qualifications hit many students hard this year. Now, NSFAS has said that they are looking to raise funds and find donors to fund postgraduate qualifications.


Unisa students experience University in a way other Universities do due to them being a distance University. The question we could then ask is, how much do Unisa students get from NSFAS for NSFAS allowances?


Are you trying to secure funding from NSFAS for your Unisa course but you're unsure whether NSFAS will pay for it? Keep reading to find out whether NSFAS funds Unisa courses. 


If you are interested in studying at the College of Cape Town and wondering if their courses are covered by NSFAS, then keep reading.


NSFAS is one of the first financial aid options one thinks of when you're planning to study. If you're studying at the University of the Free State or you're planning to, keep reading to find out if NSFAS will fund your studies.


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.


Although the South African Union of Students welcomed the Higher Education Minister's recent speech, the union says there are a number of issues that remain unattended. Careers Portal caught up with SAUS Secretary, Lukhanyo Daweti, to get a sense of where the sector needs to make improvements including within NSFAS. 


Students are growing tired of the issues and inefficiencies presented to them due to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme. One such issue is NSFAS’ move to no longer fund postgrad degrees with the Wits SRC saying students are now in a worse position with NSFAS than they were before.

 


There could be many reasons which could lead to students losing their funding. Like any other established institution, NSFAS reserves the rights to ensure that all applicants have used the right processes to apply. Read further to find out about whether NSFAS can stop funding a student.


The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has received and processed 839 130 online and manual applications for funding for this year. The financial aid scheme has released their funding status report for this year.

 

 


The NSFAS bursary and the Funza Lushaka Bursary are two of the most popular funding options in the country when wanting to study further. If you're interested in knowing the difference between the two, keep reading.


The National Student Financial Aid Scheme, what we know as NSFAS, provides bursaries to students taking their education further. This funding extends further than just your fees. To know if NSFAS will fund students from Sefako Makgatho University, keep reading.


If you're planning to study at Varsity College or already are, you might be questioning whether NSFAS will cover your fees for you. We have the answer so keep reading to find out.


Students at the Central University of Technology are demanding that the University disburses their NSFAS allowances as well as other demands in the interest of students. The University has announced that they will be suspending classes as well.


Nursing is a very popular career choice for people looking to begin their careers. If you're looking to study nursing and wondering whether you'll be funded by NSFAS, keep reading.


A few months ago, we finally saw moves being made for students to order NSFAS laptops which were promised to them last year. Now, NSFAS is said to have more than 90 000 laptops ready for delivery.

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