Refund and Cancellation
VIPOA publication cost includes peer review, article publication, website organization and administration. Payment for publication fee should be confirmed by the author during manuscript submission process. Successful payment is required for the publication of accepted article.
Refund of the publication fee is possible, if the article has not been published within 3 weeks of article acceptance.
Note: Refunds are only applicable, in case the publisher delays the publication. Refund policy does not relate, if the article is already published and available online.
VIPOA does not allow cancellation of publication fee and withdrawal of manuscript after the completion of Open Access authorship agreement and if the article is published online.