1. Visit the NSFAS website: Go to the official NSFAS website at www.nsfas.org.za.

2. Create an account: Click on the "MyNSFAS" tab and select "Create Account" to register as a new user.

3. Provide personal information: Fill in your personal details, including your ID number, name, surname, and contact information.

4. Create a username and password: Choose a unique username and strong password for your NSFAS account.

5. Complete the online application form: Fill in all the required fields, including your educational background, household income, and supporting documents.

6. Upload supporting documents: Scan and upload all the necessary documents, such as your ID, proof of income, and academic transcripts.

7. Review and submit your application: Double-check all the information you provided and make any necessary corrections before submitting your application.

8. Track your application: After submitting your application, you can track its progress on the NSFAS website using your username and password.