Higher Education Funding Window

Dear Stakeholders

The BANKSETA invites stakeholders to apply for the Higher Education Funding Window .

The Higher Education Funding Window opens on 02 December 2021 and closes on 31 January 2022 at 23:59 midnight

Kindly note that all applications should be submitted in electronic format (softcopy) via a secure platform preferred by the applicant.

The applicant should complete the submission register (attached) in excel format and email to BusisiweB@bankseta.org.za or hefw2020@bankseta.org.za

Please take note of the below documents relevant to this funding window:

 Document Purpose
Discretionary Grant Funding Window Guidelines This document provides guidelines for the application and approval of the BANKSETA Discretionary Grant Funding Window
Higher Education Funding Window Application Form Please ensure to that all applications are captured
Submit complete and duly signed application forms
Advert for HEFW The Electronic submission of learner agreements is required only for approved

funding applications within one month after signing the MOA

All signatories are welcome to sign and initial learner agreements electronically.

Please do not submit any agreements until you have received funding approval.

Further information in this regard will be sent for approved programs.

Annexure C This document outlines the specific funding window criteria for Higher Education

Funding window.

 

Employers are urged to submit the necessary documents timeously and with the requisite information, for applications to be assessed without delay.

Higher Education Funding Window is now opened to all public Universities and Universities of Technology

Please find attached  documents as follows:

  • Advert
  •  BANKSETA  Discretionary grant funding guidelines
  •   Annexure A-BANKSETA requirement
  •  Annexure B- HEFW Application Register
  • Annexure C-Application form for Bursary Programme in Higher Education

The grant fund application opens on Thursdays, 02nd  December 2021  and closes on Monday,31st  January 2022 at 23h59.

For any further clarity, please don’t hesitate to contact the BANKSETA team.

Upon submission please ensure to:

  • Email each application for funding separately. An email should therefore contain only one consolidated and complete application
  • The consolidated and complete application must be contained within the email itself. Links shared to access applications that were uploaded to cloud or shared drives will not be considered as this does not allow the evaluation team to download or more importantly for an audit trail.
  • Verify all documents to ensure it’s not duplicated, password protected/encrypted or corrupt in any way.
  • Ensure timeous submission of all emails to the nominated email address as emails received past the due date and time will not be considered regardless of the time send by the applicant.
  • Index the email as follows in the Subject Line: Name of Institution Learning Category and Number of Learners

The closing date and time for Higher Education Funding Window Applications is 23:59 midnight on Friday 21 May 2021 

Please take note of the below documents (attached to this invitation) relevant to this funding window :

DocumentPurpose
Click here for Discretionary Grant Funding Window Guidelines 2021This document provides guidelines for the application and approval of the BANKSETA Discretionary Grant Funding Window 2021.
Click here for Annexure AThis document outlines the specific funding window criteria for Higher Education funding window.
Click here for Annexure B Higher Education Grant Funding Window for 2021/2022The Electronic submission of learner agreements is required only for approved funding applications within one month after signing the MOA
All signatories are welcome to sign and initial learner agreements electronically.
Please do not submit any agreements until you have received funding approval. Further information in this regard will be sent for approved programs.
Click here for Annexure C - Application form for Higher Education Grant Funding
Please ensure to
- Submit complete and duly signed application forms.