Waiver Eligibility

Waiver-Eligibility Of "COSMIC JOURNAL OF NURSING AND HEALTH STUDIES"

  • Waiver of Publication Fees*

The "Cosmic Journal of Nursing and Health Studies" (CJNHS) is committed to promoting high-quality research and scholarship in the field of nursing and health studies. We recognize that financial constraints may sometimes prevent authors from publishing their work. Therefore, CJNHS offers a waiver of publication fees for authors who meet the following criteria:

  • Authors must be from a developing country.
  • Authors must be demonstrating financial hardship.
  • The manuscript must be original and unpublished.
  • The manuscript must be of high quality and meet CJNHS editorial standards.

To apply for a waiver, authors must submit a completed waiver request form along with their manuscript. The waiver request form can be found on the CJNHS website. The waiver request form must include the following information:

  • Author's name
  • Author's institution
  • Author's country of residence
  • Briefly describe your financial hardship.
  • A statement of support from your institution's research office.

CJNHS will review all waiver requests on a case-by-case basis. Authors will be notified of the decision within 2 weeks of submitting their request.

*Waiver of Copyright Transfer

CJNHS also offers a waiver of copyright transfer for authors who meet the following criteria:

  • Authors must be from a developing country.
  • Authors must be retaining copyright for their work.
  • The manuscript must be original and unpublished.
  • The manuscript must be of high quality and meet CJNHS editorial standards.

To apply for a copyright transfer waiver, authors must submit a completed copyright transfer waiver request form along with their manuscript. The copyright transfer waiver request form can be found on the CJNHS website. The copyright transfer waiver request form must include the following information:

  • Author's name
  • Author's institution
  • Author's country of residence
  • A statement of your intention to retain copyright for your work.
  • A statement of your agreement to grant CJNHS a non-exclusive, perpetual license to publish your work.

CJNHS will review all copyright transfer waiver requests on a case-by-case basis. Authors will be notified of the decision within 2 weeks of submitting their request.

CJNHS is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the field of nursing and health studies. We hope that our waiver programs will help to ensure that all authors have the opportunity to publish their work in our journal.