R350 grant: ‘Sassa status check’ was the most Googled phrase this year (msn.com) Google has revealed its listing of trending subjects for 2021 and “Sassa reputation check” for the R350 social comfort of misery (SRD) furnish took the top spot, highlighting the socioeconomic struggles persevered through millions of South Africans in the course of the second one yr of the pandemic.
The Minister of Higher Education as of late gave a report on how the office intends to disseminate learning material remittances and give information to NSFAS qualifying understudies in South Africa's state funded colleges. The Minister of Higher Education, Blade Nzimande affirmed on Wednesday that the rules for Higher Education Bursary Scheme(NSFAS) empower qualifying understudies at state funded colleges to utilize their learning stipends to buy electronic hardware.
Actress Natasha Thahane topped the Twitter trends on Saturday morning after her interview on MacG's Podcast & Chill where she revealed that she received over R1m in funds from the government after reaching out to politicians Baleka Mbete. Natasha who is the granddaughter of Desmond Tutu might have implicated Mam Baleka Mbete who was the speaker at the time after she revealed that she called her asking for R1 million to pay for her studies.
Source:https://twitter.com/Kibi_klein/status/1465700483734011911?t=Pa2EmLuuWC_T8K8aHZrd5w&s=19 Photo: Twitter ( A grade 8 girl who returned R40 million Rand to the police station) A grade 8 learner from Seanamarena high school in Soweto received a good citizen award yesterday after being faithful, she was allegedly picked up R40 million and took it to the police station.
NSFAS expects R10bn shortfall in its student funding for 2022. The National Student Financial Aid Scheme says it is expecting a shortfall of about R10 billion in its student funding for the 2022 academic year. It is possible for NSFAS to reject you and this rejection can happen at any point along the evaluation process.
Cape Town - Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has guarded the public authority's choice to expand the qualification measures for National Students Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) understudies to pass 75% of their modules to meet all requirements for subsidizing. The public authority needs NSFAS understudies to pass 75% of their modules to fit the bill for subsidizing from 2023.
It takes a village to raise a child and a child to bring back to the community. One of the learners said going to clothes without shoes is a painful thing which can lead learners to be distressed in the classroom. All social media platform are thanking all matric class of 2021 for donating their shoes and other learners further donated their school uniforms to assist those who do not have school uniforms
An attempted adjustment in the financing rules for impoverished students has been rejected by student leaders as an attempt to "exclude and defund" them. The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has been meeting with various stakeholders, including university vice-chancellors and student representative bodies, to discuss proposed policy changes that would require students to pass 75 percent of their modules in order to be eligible for additional funding.
Nsfas is a student bursary which pays for your tuition fees and accommodation as well as give you an allowance every month,All South African citizen or permanent residence who plans on registering for an accredited or funded program,or you are already studying at a public university or Tvet in South Africa and you might receive Sassa grant,or your household income combined is not more than R350 000 per annum,If you are a person leaving with disability and your household income is not more than R600 000 you also qualify for the Nsfas bursary.Or if you are a student who started studying before 2018 and your household income is not more than R122 000 per annum you also qualify for Nsfas Funding,you can apply on the www.nsfas.org.za with your identification number ready as well as your parents identification number if you are dependent on your mother or father and they are not working or their income is not more than the amount mentioned per annum.
How to apply for NSFAS 2022 step by step| see answers to all the questions you have regarding NSFAS.
The National Student Financial aid Scheme, NSFAS will be closing on the 7th of January 2022. Follow these steps of applying so you can be prepared for the next approaching year. It is always good to submit your application earlier than the deadline. Who qualifies for NSFAS bursary?
Source: EWN Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande said those who oppose the 75% module inventory requirement of the National Student Financial Assistance Scheme (NSFAS) are trying to make the failure fashionable. In response to a question at the National Assembly on Wednesday, he said the new NSFAS policy is to encourage students to pursue higher goals and complete their qualifications in record time.
Planning on studying after your matric and not knowing how you are going to pay for your studies,worry not as Nsfas has opened its online applications for the year 2022 until the 7 January 2022 so there's plenty of time but it is advisable to apply as soon as you can,as to know whether you qualify for finding or not and if not so that you can be able to check other forms of funding,you can apply for Nsfas at www.nsfas.org.za from your device or you can go to your nearest national youth development agency as they will help you at free of charge,all that you need is your identification number and your parents identification number as well as their cellphone numbers for you to be able to apply successfully,and there is no need for your documents to be certified due to the covid Nsfas now allows documents that are not certified
(Source: citizen.co.za) Over the past couple of days, numerous South Africans have been discussing the proposed 75% pass rate that students need to get on their modules so that they can receive funding from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas) in 2023.
Blade Nzimande, Minister of Higher Education, Science, and Technology, has defended the National Student Financial Aid Scheme's (NSFAS) proposed policy guidelines for the 75 percent minimum pass rate in order for students to qualify for financing. NSFAS is currently consulting with all key stakeholders, including students, in preparation for the guideline's implementation in 2023.
If you have any questions regarding the NSFAS Application. Below are the frequently asked questions and their answers. I have loaded my ID number, name, and surname, but I cannot continue with my application. I applied last year, and I was not approved for funding.
Advanced education Minister Blade Nzimande said those went against to the 75% module pass rate necessity for National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) understudies needed to make falling flat elegant. Addressing inquiries in the National Assembly on Wednesday, he said the new NSFAS rule was to urge understudies to point higher and finish their capabilities in record time.
Cape Town - Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has monitored the public power's decision to extend the capability measures for National Students Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) understudies to pass 75% of their modules to meet all necessities for sponsoring. The public power needs NSFAS understudies to pass 75% of their modules to possess all the necessary qualities for financing from 2023.
South Africa is well-known for nepotism, which translates to just giving opportunities to your favorite ones (could be family members and so on). If you recall correctly, one of the causes for the high rate of dropouts is financial exclusion. Most young South Africans are suspended from their respective schools due to a lack of money.
https://ewn.co.za/2021/12/01/nzimande-slams-those-against-75-module-pass-rate-requirement-for-nsfas-funding?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter CAPE TOWN - Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande said those went against to the 75% module pass rate prerequisite for National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) understudies needed to make bombing fashionable. Answering inquiries in the National Assembly on Wednesday, he said the new NSFAS rule was to urge understudies to point higher and finish their capabilities in record time.
Individuals have been examining an odd tale about a student who gave R40 million to police in the wake of thinking that it is in a sack. The story appears to have vexed numerous who accept the young lady ought not have submitted the money. The story has now been exposed as totally phony.