Tony Naughton Memorial PhD Scholarship in Economics, Finance and Marketing

This scholarship is being offered for an outstanding candidate in one of the disciplines offered by the School of Economics, Finance and Marketing in recognition of Professor Tony Naughton, Head of School from 2003 to 2013.

Value and duration

This scholarship is valued at up to $32,000 per annum.

The successful applicant will be provided with travel grants to present their work at international conferences and the opportunity to spend some time at an overseas university.

Number of scholarships available

One

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • fulfil the criteria for PhD admission
  • fulfil the criteria for scholarships offered by RMIT
  • demonstrate excellent research capacity
  • have a first class honours degree or equivalent in economics, finance, marketing or a related field.

For further information on PhD admission criteria refer to how to apply.

How to apply

Applications are separate from other scholarships and must be submitted directly to Dr Janneke Blijlevens.

Applicants will need to provide:

  • a current CV
  • transcripts
  • contact details of two referees
  • your research proposal.

Applications should be emailed to Dr Janneke Blijlevens.

Open date

Applications are now open.

Close date

Applications close 31 November 2017.

Terms and conditions

RMIT's standard research scholarship terms and conditions (PDF 327KB 10p) will apply to this scholarship.

Further information

In recognition of Professor Tony Naughton, Head of School Economics Finance and Marketing from 2003 to 2013, the School has established a PhD scholarship program for an outstanding candidate in one of the disciplines offered by the School.

Contact

Dr Janneke Blijlevens