Students to know outcome of NSFAS applications on January 5

Students at University of Johannesburg, Doornfontein Campus queue at NSFAS offices. Students have complained that they have not received funds for meals and accommodation from NSFAS. Photo Thulani Mbele.

Students who have applied for National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funding will know on January 5 2020 whether their applications were successful.”Funding decisions will be communicated to applicants via the MyNSFAS portal, therefore all applicants are advised to check and track their application status updates online,” NSFAS spokesperson Kagisho Mamabolo said.

He said the scheme would also notify applicants with missing supporting documents to upload these documents online via MyNSFAS portal.”Applicants are urged to be vigilant and cautious during this period in order to avoid misinformation and potential scams. All status updates will be communicated online via MyNSFAS portal,” said Mamabolo.

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