Waiver Policy

Waiver Policy

Integrity Research Journals is position to encourage researchers to publish their research work irrespective of their financial, geographical and political background. Hence, there is automatic waivers for authors from developing countries without research grant. Authors who cannot make full payment are advice to apply for partial waiver as soon as their manuscript is submitted for publication. Partial or Full waiver can be granted to authors after due consideration.

 

Condition For Waiver

  • Author must apply for waiver (Full or Partial) immediately after the submission of their manuscript.

  • Author must provide evident that he/she does not have research grant or sponsor.

  • Author must be from low/lower middle income countries without research grant or sponsor.

  • PHD or MSC authors from developed countries can be considered for partial waivers.

 

Authors that fall in the above categories will be granted partial waiver. In extreme cases and after due consideration, full waiver may be granted. However, authors should not take the advantages of our leniency.

 

Low/Lower Middle Income Countries

One of the aims of Integrity Research Journals is to bridge the gap between online research publishing in developed and developing countries. With this in mind, Integrity Research Journals understand the financial constrain of researchers and academicians in developing countries. Hence, Integrity Research Journal is positioned to encourage researchers and academicians from these countries to publish their research work. Authors from LOW INCOME AND LOWER MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRIES (as listed below) declared by World Bank will be granted 50% automatic waiver of the Processing Fee.

 

Low Income Countries

Afghanistan

Gambia

Guinea-Bissau

Mali

Somalia

Bangladesh

Chad

Haiti

Mozambique

Tajikistan

Benin

Comorros

Kenya

Myanmar

Tanzania

Burkina-Faso

Congo, Dem. Rep.

Korea, Dem. Rep.

Nepal

Togo

Burundi

Eritrea

Liberia

Niger

Uganda

Cambodia

Ethiopia

Madagascar

Rwanda

Zimbabwe

Central African Republic

Guinea

Malawi

Sierra-Leone

 

 

Lower Middle Income Countries

Armenia

Georgia

Lesotho

Papua New Guinea

Swaziland

Bhutan

Ghana

Korea, Dem. Rep.

Paraguay

Syrian Arab Republic

Bolivia

Guatemala

Mauritania

Philippines

Timor-Leste

Cape Verde

Guyana

Micronesia, Fed. Sts.

Sao Tome and Principe

Ukraine

Cameroun

Hinduras

Moldova

Senegal

Uzbekistan

Cambodia

India

Mongolia

Solomon Islands

Vanuatu

Congo, Rep.

Kiribati

Morocco

South Sudan

Vietnam

Cote de'Ivoire

Kosovo

Nicaragua

Sri-Lanka

West Bank and Gaza

Djibouti

Kyrgyz Republic

Nigeria

Somalia

Yemen, Rep.

Egypt, Arab Rep.

Laos PDR

Pakistan

Sudan

Zambia

El Salvador

 

 

 

 

NOTE: Only authors without research grant from the above countries will benefit from the 50% automatic waiver.

All communication related to payment, waiver or processing fees should be forwarded to accounts@integrityresjournals.org