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NSFAS Online Application – Forms, Closing Dates, How to Apply for NSFAS

NSFAS Online Application: National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) is open for 2019 application from 4th September 2018. The NSFAS 2019 online application will be available online tentatively till the end of November 2018.

Scroll below to know more about application form of NSFAS 2019.

NSFAS 2019 Application Form: Important Dates

  • Application open date: 4 September 2018
  • Application closing date: 30 November 2018

How to Apply

Step 1

Go to

Take note of all the supporting documents you will need, read the terms and conditions, and download the parent consent form.

Step 2

  • 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.

Step 3

Once you have registered, click the APPLY tab and you will be taken to the online 2018 application 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.