In the framework of the NEUROTWIN
grant program, we announce a competition to support the publications of employees at the Bogomolets Institute of Physiology in Open Access Journals on Neuroscience
. The budget of the competition is €7000 per year.
To apply for participation in the competition, works should be mainly made at the Institute (last author of the article has to work at the Institute, indicated in the article as the first affiliation).
The following works will be supported according to the "first submits, first receives" scheme until the annual budget is exhausted:
1. Experimental works
in journals with a JCR (Journal Citation Reports) impact factor more than 3,0 (https://mjl.clarivate.com/home
), which provide a discount for low & middle income countries. The majority of journals provide such a discount.
in journals with a JCR (Journal Citation Reports) impact factor more than 4,0 which provide a discount for low and middle income countries.
3. Any work
in any journal with a JCR impact factor more than 6,0.
4. In case of absence of submitted works in accordance with paragraphs 1-3, works submitted to journals with an impact factor more than 2,0 will be considered. The decision to support them or not will be made by the Knowledge Transfer Committee and the Editorial Board of the NEUROTWIN project.
For getting support, it is necessary to provide the following documents immediately after submitting the manuscript to the editorial office:
1. Title page
(name, authors and their affiliations) and abstract of the manuscript.
2. Letter to the publisher
requesting the cancellation or reduction of the publication fee (waiver; example is provided) and response to this letter. The request is necessary to send together with a submission of the manuscript.
3. Information on the amount of the publication fee
and the possibility of obtaining its cancellation or reduction (with a link to the relevant web page of the journal). Please, send the documents to the email firstname.lastname@example.org
(Svitlana Yuriivna Ivanova).
Once the article is accepted for publication, NEUROTWIN will support the publication, paying an invoice, received from the publisher.
Ukrainian version of this letter is published at Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology official website.