the National Student Financial Aid Program (NSFAS) He says there is a “quick processing of student allowances” because it set the record straight on a Wits University statement that claimed most recipients had yet to pay through the system.
Sunday Student financial aid scheme He said: “The speed and mass issuance of funding depends in part on relevant and applicable student enrollment data being made available in a timely manner to the institution.
“We note a statement from the University of Wits confirming that more than 8,000 out of 9,950 students had not received their allowance on July 14, 2023. Our figures show that 7,684 students were paid in [that date] In addition to the cohort paid during the end of June batch. There are a number of NSFAS beneficiaries whose payments are still pending and what cases will be examined and where appropriate rectified as soon as possible.”
The assistance plan said it would continue to liaise with institutions of higher education “to ensure that any obstacles that exist are addressed”.
“There is swift work to ensure universal coverage and payments to beneficiaries already approved for receiving the funding.”