How much does funza Lushaka bursary pay per month?
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.
Which courses are funded by funza Lushaka?
FET phase (i.e. Grades 10-12) – Preference will be given for a teaching major in TWO of the following:
- Agricultural Sciences.
- Agricultural Technology.
- Civil Technology.
- Computer Applications Technology.
- Electrical Technology.
- Engineering Graphics and Design.
How much is funza Lushaka allowance?
An amount of R 1, 308, 024, 000 is allocated by the National Treasury for the Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme, in 2021.
What does funza Lushaka cover?
Funza Lushaka bursary covers most of the students expenses such as tuition, full accommodation including meals, books and learning materials as well as a small allowance for monthly living expenses. Recipients of bursaries will be required to teach one year for every year for which they receive a bursary.
How much is Nsfas allowance for 2021 monthly?
NSFAS Allowances 2021
|Allowance Category||Annual Amount||Months / Payments|
|Living Allowance||R15 000.00||10|
|Incidental Allowance||R2 900.00||10|
Do you pay back funza Lushaka?
Funza Lushaka bursary holders will be required to teach one year for every year for which they have received a bursary. Each year of service shall repay one full-time year of bursary-assisted studies.
Is funza Lushaka for teaching only?
The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme is a multi-year programme to promote teaching as a profession. Recipients of these bursaries will be required to teach at a public school for the same number of years that they received the bursary.
What bursaries do teachers get?
Are there any Bursaries for Teaching?
- Funza Lushaka.
- Department of Education.
- Department of Higher Education.
- Epilepsy Educational Trust (only if you have Epilepsia)
- Globeleq Scholarship.
How much will NSFAS give students in 2021?
NSFAS Allowances 2021
|Allowance Category||Annual Amount||Self-Catered Res|
|Living Allowance||R15 000.00||R1 500.00|
|Incidental Allowance||R2 900.00|||
Does NSFAS pay for November 2021?
Below are the Boland College 2021 NSFAS Allowance payment dates starting from end of March 2021: Payment 1 – February: From 12 March and still ongoing until everyone FUNDED is paid. Payment 9 – October: 28 October. Payment 10 – November: 30 November.
Does funza pay if you fail?
The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme is a multi-year programme to promote teaching as a profession. You will only need to repay the bursary should you fall under one of the following cases: if the recipient fails to qualify. registers for a course of study that is not in a designated priority area.
What is the difference between Nsfas and funza Lushaka bursary?
NSFAS follows the N+ rule while Funza does funding year by year. If your degree is three years long, they will then fund you for four years. The Funza Lushaka Bursary is awarded for one academic year at a time and the bursary will only be renewed if you send them proof of good academic performance.
Can Funza lushaka bursaries be given to employees?
Allocation of Funza Lushaka bursaries to Higher Education Institutions employees, their spouse and their dependants/children is not permissible. Bursary applicants must already have been accepted into a BEd or PGCE qualification at an accredited public university.
When will I be notified if I have been awarded a bursary?
The Bursary Selection Committee meets and processes all bursary applications during February and March of the academic year. The Funza Bursary Coordinator at the University will notify you not later than 30 April as to whether you have been awarded the bursary or not.
Can I change the area of specialisation of my bursary?
The bursary holder is not allowed to change the area of specialisation on which basis the bursary was awarded. On qualification the bursar will be required to take up a provincial teaching post.
How is interest charged on a bursary?
Interest will be charged at the rate determined by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) who administer financial aspects of the bursary on behalf of the Department of Basic Education. The bursary awarded is for one academic year at a time.