How much is funza Lushaka bursary?
During the 2017 financial year, a total of just over R1 billion was allocated for the Programme. The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme provides fixed bursary values that cover student tuition fees; accommodation fees (including meals); learning material; and a R600 per month stipend to cover basic living expenses.
What does funza Lushaka cover?
Funza Lushaka bursaries cover the recipient’s essential expenses. 20. Expenses covered may include tuition fees, accommodation including meals, books and learning materials, and if possible a small allowance for monthly living expenses The allocation to any individual student is capped at a specific value.
How much allowance does Nsfas give?
The living allowance which is provided to full-time students in contact study remains at R15 000 for the 2021 academic year, and the incidental allowance remains at R2900. For students receiving the R15000, the incidental allowance is included.
Does funza Lushaka pay for Unisa students?
the answer is, yes they are. Unisa students who are part of the education faculty can apply for funding at Funza Lushaka. The bursary covers tuition, accommodation, textbooks, learning materials and a possible small allowance to cover the cost of living.
Does funza Lushaka pay for private accommodation?
You may be wondering if the Funza Lushaka Bursary covers your accommodation costs and the answer is yes they do.
Can I be funded by Nsfas and funza Lushaka?
For those students who were previously funded by NSFAS, may apply for the Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme to cover their future studies. To qualify, the student needs to be accepted at a Higher Education institution to study either BEd or PGCE. For more information on who qualifies for this bursary, click here.
Does Nsfas fund for bridging course?
NSFAS only funded the first qualification at a higher education institution, so second qualifications and bridging courses were not covered.