2019 NSFAS Funding Applications To Open On September

Former National Student Financial Aid Student CEO Steven Zwane. PICTURE: Supplied by NSFAS

JOHANNESBURG: The 2019 NSFAS applications process was put on hold by Minister Naledi Pandor pending an investigation into the scheme. The National Student Financial Aid Scheme’s(NSFAS) new funding cycle for 2019 will be opened at the […]

NSFAS Chair Sizwe Nxasana Steps Down Amid Payment Crisis

Former NSFAS Chairman, Sizwe Nxasana. PICTURE: M&G

JOHANNESBURG: Sizwe Nxasana, the well-regarded chairperson of the National Students’ Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), has resigned. Nxasana informed the Minister of Higher Education and Training Naledi Pandor of his decision on Monday. “It is time to move on and […]

ANCYL Enraged By Naledi Pandor’s Decision On NSFAS


JOHANNESBURG: Pandor made the announcement in July, saying the NSFAS needs to clear this year’s financial aid backlog before opening 2019 academic year applications. In a statement issued by the African National Congress (ANC) Youth […]