Ekurhuleni West TVET College Nsfas Application

By |

Ekurhuleni West TVET College Nsfas Application

Ekurhuleni West TVET College Nsfas Application

Ekurhuleni West Technical, Vocational, Education and Training College (EWC) is a public institution regulated by the FET Colleges Act no 16 of 2006, as amended. It was established in terms of the Further Education and Training Act, Act No .98 of 1998, declared as such by the Member of the Executive Council (MEC) for Education (Gauteng Province) in terms of a Provincial Gazette Extraordinary (dated 7 December 2001).

Ekurhuleni West TVET College is situated in the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality in Gauteng Province in South Africa. EWC operates within a broadband and diverse communities and comprises the following six (6) campuses: Alberton, Boksburg, Germiston, Kathorus, (in Katlehong/ Vosloorus/ Thokoza), Kempton (in Kempton Park) and Tembisa.

Qualification Criteria

  • Only South African citizens are eligible for the NSFAS
  • A student must be registered or intending to register to study at a TVET college
  • Applicants will qualify for funding if they fall within the maximum threshold of up to R350,000 of combined gross family income per annum;
  • Returning students (studied prior to 2018) will qualify if they fall within the maximum threshold of up to R122,000 of combined gross family income per annum

Nsfas Open Date

Nsfas Online Application Opens 1 September and closes November 30, 2021.

NSFAS cover the following;

  • Accommodation in an urban area
  • Accommodation in a peri-urban area
  • Accommodation in a rural area
  • Transport (if you reside up to 40 km from the institution)
  • Incidental/personal care allowance
  • Registration
  • Tuition

Additional support:

NSFAS funded students who have a disability are further supported through an additional allowance for:

  • Medical Assessment: Limited to one assessment for the duration of the qualification and on request by the Disability Unit/ Student Support
  • Assistive Devices: Limited to one Assistive Device for the duration of the study.
  • Human Support: To cover for the cost of a caregiver, guide dog, scribe, tutor or sign language interpreter

HOW TO APPLY:

-Please visit the NSFAS website – nsfas.org.za or follow the link on our website – http://www.ewc.edu.za/

-You may also choose to visit any Buffalo City TVET College Campus – Student Support Service for assistance.

-Please ensure that you have the correct documents (certified not older than 3 months) in electronic format available:

    • Your South African ID or a birth certificate( if you do not have a green bar-coded ID or smart ID card)
    • ID of parents and/or guardian or death certificate where applicable.

– Pay advice/letter of employment/ pension advice stating income of parents and/or guardian (SASSA slips are not
required and SASSA should not be included as household income

-Please ensure that you download the CONSENT FORM and that it is completed by your parent/s and or guardian – this

has to be attached to your Application form – see flip-side for details

OTHER RELATED

Buffalo City TVET College Nsfas Application
Eastcape Midlands TVET College Nsfas Application
Ikhala TVET College Nsfas Application

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.