Waiver Eligibility

1. Introduction:

"Journal for Current Sign" (JCS) recognizes that financial constraints may occasionally prevent qualified researchers from publishing their valuable work. To address this, JCS offers a limited number of fee waivers for article processing charges (APCs). This policy outlines the eligibility criteria and application process for these waivers.

2. Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for a waiver, applicants must meet the following criteria:

3. Application Process:

Applicants interested in applying for a waiver should submit the following documents along with their manuscript:

4. Selection Process:

Waiver applications will be reviewed by a committee consisting of JCS editors and editorial board members. The committee will consider the following factors when making decisions:

Applicants will be notified of the committee's decision within [specify timeframe] of submitting their application.

5. Appeals:

Applicants whose waiver requests are denied may appeal the decision to the JCS Editor-in-Chief. Appeals must be submitted in writing within [specify timeframe] of receiving the notification of denial and should provide additional information to support the appeal.