Vaal University of Technology NSFAS Application 2023-2024
Vaal University of Technology NSFAS Application
Nsfas Application for Vaal University College
NSFAS loan is a study loan from NSFAS that you can use to finance the costs of your education at any of South Africa’s public universities or TVET institutions. Tuition fees, residence or private accommodation, meals, books, and travel costs are all covered by the loan. When you finish your studies and find work, you must repay this debt to NSFAS. The conversion of up to 40% of your NSFAS study loan into a bursary, which you do not have to return, is conditional on your academic success.
Attach the most recent evidence of income for PARENTS/GUARDIANS/SPOUSES OR ANY OTHER MEMBER OF THE HOUSEHOLD WHO WORKS (salary-/pension slips not older than three months). Determining the family’s financial situation is quite important. If you do not get a salary/pension slip, PROOF OF INCOME (by way of a sworn declaration and six months’ bank statements, not older than three months) must be included.
If your MOTHER/GUARDIAN/SPOUSE IS A HOUSEWIFE, you must attach a sworn declaration (not older than three months).
If your PARENT(S)/GUARDIAN(S)/SPOUSE or any other member of the household is a PENSIONER, a certified copy of his/her PENSION SLIP (not older than three months) must be attached.
If your PARENT(S)/GUARDIAN(S)/SPOUSE is unemployed, you must attach a sworn declaration (not older than three months). A WRITTEN CONFIRMATION FROM A COMMUNITY LEADER, such as a pastor, attorney, or social worker, must also be attached.
If your PARENTS are SEPARATED but not officially divorced, one of the parents must produce a sworn statement (not older than three months) in this respect, as well as PROOF OF INCOME (not older than three months) from BOTH PARENTS.
If your PARENTS are LEGALLY DIVORCED, a certified copy of the DIVORCE ORDER must be attached. BOTH PARENTS’ PROOF OF INCOME (not older than three months) must be attached.
A CERTIFIED COPY/COPIES OF THE DEATH CERTIFICATE(S) must be attached if the PARENTS are DECEASED.
The most recent (not older than one year) TAX ASSESSMENT (IT34) AND most recent FINANCIAL STATEMENTS of the farm/business must be provided in the case of FARMERS and BUSINESSES.
Attach PROOF OF INCOME as well as proof of LIQUIDATION- AND/OR ADMINISTRATION ORDER if your parents’ assets were LIQUIDATED and/or put UNDER ADMINISTRATION.
Attach a copy of the COURT ORDER or a written statement from the guardian if you are under GUARDIANSHIP (s).
GRANDPARENTS OR OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS CANNOT SERVE AS GUARDIANS IF THE BIOLOGICAL PARENTS ARE ALIVE UNLESS A COURT ORDER HAS BEEN ISSUED (A CERTIFIED COPY OF THE COURT ORDER MUST BE ATTACHED).
Attach copies of the APPLICANT’S AND ALL MEMBERS OF THE HOUSEHOLD’S IDENTITY DOCUMENTS that have been confirmed on the same side as the image and not on the backside.
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The relevant application information for grant eligibility will be sent to Vaal University of Technology by NSFAS.
Take note that all NSFAS applications are checked against the following eligibility criteria:
- Should be a Citizens and permanent residents of South Africa
- First undergraduate qualification
- Financial eligibility
- If the student was registered at a tertiary institution before, and the number of years of registration to apply the N+1 rule
Applicants should note apply if he/she does note meet following criteria:
- Foreign student (NOT a South African citizen)
- Total household income is over R350 000 per annum
- Completed a previous tertiary qualification
- Already applied and received funding
The Nsfas Funding covers the following:
Study fees and academic necessities such as required books, stationery, lodging, and meals.
How to apply.
The documents below outline the procedures for obtaining sponsorship at NSFAS.
1) Applicant must create myNSFAS account at https://my.nsfas.org.za/mynsfas/selfservice.html.
You must provide the following information when creating an account: username, password, ID number, cellphone number, and email address.
2) After that, you can use your chosen username and password to log in.
3)To complete the application form, click the “apply” button.
4) Please bear in mind that once you’ve filled in all of the required information, you can submit electronic versions of your supporting papers. (don’t leave any fields blank) (as listed below). To acquire your reference number, click the “submit” button after you’ve uploaded all of your documents.