NSFAS Overview 

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) was established in terms of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Act 56 of 1999).

The mission statement is made up of three distinct elements, which describe why NSFAS exists and the impact on the constituency:
• NSFAS exists to provide financial aid to eligible students at TVET colleges and public universities;
• NSFAS identifies eligible students, provides bursaries and collects past student loan repayments to replenish the funds available for future generations of students; and,
• NSFAS supports access to, and success in, higher education and training for students from poor and working class families who would otherwise not be able to afford to study.


Value proposition

NSFAS supports access to, and success in, higher education and training for students from poor and working-class families who would otherwise not be able to afford to study.

Our Vision

A model public entity that provides financial aid to all eligible public university and Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college students from poor and working-class families.

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NSFAS
10 Brodie Road, House Vincent 2nd Floor, Wynberg, Cape Town 7700

https://my.nsfas.org.za/mynsfas/selfservice.html

T: 08000 67327  E: info@nsfas.org.za

Student Finance: Apply here

Funders: Check here

Student Support: SBox

At Nsfas, we create an environment that allows efficient, effective and direct access to NSFAS and the funding it provides to eligible students.