Nsfas Application 2024

Nsfas Application: All students who will register at public universities / TVET colleges for the first time in 2024 and need financial support, can now apply directly to NSFAS for financial assistance.


Those hoping to study at public universities can apply for NSFAS financial aid.

Potential students of technical and vocational education and training(T-VET) colleges can also apply.

Online applications can be done on the NSFAS website, while manual applications can be sent via fax, post or email, as with the recent application phase.

To apply on the NSFAS website using the online application, you will be required to register first to create your personal online account, and then proceed to fill out and submit the application form online. You may need about 30 minutes to complete this online process, and must also have scanned copies of the following required attachments:

  • Matric Certificate
  • Identity Document/Birth Certificate
  • Last Academic Results
  • Proof of parents income (If parent/s employed)
  • Death Certificate/s (If parent/s deceased)
  • Doctor’s Certificate (If permanently disabled)

Applications for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) for the 2024 academic year are however over. We will update you once the application is opened for the 2024 academic year.