How to Apply for an NSFAS Bursary Online
Take note of all the supporting documents you will need, read the terms and conditions, and download the parent consent form.
- Register yourself as a user on myNSFAS.
- You will need to create a username and password, which you will use to log in to your myNSFAS account to update your details.
- To complete the register process you will need a cellphone number and email address.
- If you do not have an email address, you can easily create a gmail address, by clicking here.
Please note that registering on myNSFAS is not the applying process yet. You must proceed to the APPLY tab to access the application form and apply.
Once you have registered, click the APPLY tab and you will be taken to the online 2019application form. Read the form carefully, and start to fill in your particulars.
IMPORTANT! Before filling in the application form, you will need to have scanned copies of all the supporting documents. These supporting documents must be uploaded. Don’t start the application until you have all the supporting documents, as you will not be able to save the form and come back to it later.
When you have completely filled in the application form and attached all the supporting documents, click the Submit button to submit the application, and wait to receive a reference number.
Make sure you submit your application on or before the closing date of 30 November 2017. Applications that arrive after this date will not be considered.
For information on where to drop your form, please contact NSFAS or the NYDA head office on 0800 52 52 52
or visit www.nyda.gov.za to download a full list of all branches.