Robert Sharman Bursary

The Robert Sharman Bursary provides support for students in financial need in an eligible degree, diploma or certificate program of 10 credits or more at the Justice Institute of British Columbia. The bursary was established in 2019 by Robert Sharman as part of the JIBC Future 40 Campaign.


One award of $1,000 available annually


  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or have refugee status;
  • Open to students enrolled in an eligible degree, diploma, or certificate program of 10 credits or more; and
  • Students must demonstrate financial need not met by other available sources of funding including student loans, grants, sponsorship, work income, etc.


Annually there is one application deadline:

  • June 30

Application Process

Download an application form.

Last updated April 25, 2019