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RMIT University

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PhD Scholarship in ‘Authenticity and Trust in the Valuation of Australian Indigenous Art’

Key details

$32,000 per annum
Length of Support
up to 3 years
Number Offered

About this scholarship

Quality of fine art works is important to the valuation of art as reflected in market prices; however, this attribute cannot be precisely measured.

This project will explore how authenticity and trust impact the market valuation of Australian Indigenous art.

Value and duration

$32,000 (plus fee waiver) per year for up to three years.

Number of scholarships available



To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

Other eligibility criteria:

  • completion of an honours or a postgraduate qualification in a business-related area is desirable but not essential.
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates are encouraged to apply.
  • a minimum of 2-3 years of relevant experience in the arts sector is preferred.

Open date

Applications are now open.

Close date

Applications close 8 September 2017.

Terms and conditions

RMIT's standard research scholarship terms and conditions (PDF 327KB 10p) will apply to this scholarship. However note the allowances for this scholarship are specifically $32,000 (plus fee waiver) per year for up to three years and the additional allowances stated in the terms and conditions (PDF 327KB 10p) are not applicable.


  • Female
  • Male
Eligible Study Fields
Business & Management
Creative Arts
Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences