Fee Reduction Policy for monographs

In 2022, Scientific Route OÜ publisher adopted a Fee Reduction Policy. According to it, scientists from developing countries can apply to the publishing house with a request for a reduction in fees for publishing services.

Based on World Bank country groupings, Scientific Route OÜ publisher can offer three fee reduction models:

  1. Model 1 is for low and lower middle income countries.
  2. Model 2 is for upper middle income countries.
  3. Model 3 is for Estonia and neighboring countries.

 

Model 1 provides for a fee reduction of up to 50% for the following countries:

Afghanistan
Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Bangladesh
Belize
Benin
Bhutan
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Burkina Faso
Cabo Verde
Cambodia
Cameroon
Chad
Colombia
Comoros

Côte d'Ivoire
Djibouti
Dominica
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Fiji
Gambia, The
Ghana
Guatemala
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Jordan
Kenya
Kiribati

Liberia
Libya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mauritania
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova
Montenegro
Morocco
Myanmar
Nepal
Niger
Nigeria
Papua New Guinea
Peru
Philippines

Rwanda
Samoa
São Tomé and Principe
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Solomon Islands  
Somalia
St. Lucia
Timor-Leste
Tunisia
Ukraine *
Vanuatu
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep.
Zambia

* In connection with the armed aggression of russia, in support of Ukrainian scientists and science, the publishing house Scientific Route OÜ has temporarily increased the discount for the publication of the monograph to 70% for authors from Ukraine.

Model 2 provides for a fee reduction of up to 30% for the following countries:

Albania
American Samoa
Argentina
Azerbaijan
Brazil
Bulgaria
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic

Equatorial Guinea
Gabon
Georgia
Grenada
Iraq
Jamaica
Kosovo
Lebanon

Malaysia
Maldives
Marshall Islands
Mauritius
Mexico
North Macedonia
Panama
Paraguay

Romania
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Suriname
Tonga
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu

 

Model 3 provides for a fee reduction of up to 20% for the following countries:

Estonia Finland Latvia Lithuania

 

Fee reduction quotas are available only to individuals.

The publisher reserves the right to refuse to provide a fee reduction.