S. R. Seshadri JOSA Publications Grants

A generous member, S. R. Seshadri, established a fund for Optica Publishing Group to provide assistance with mandatory publication charges to qualified JOSA A or JOSA B authors. The grants may be applied to mandatory overlength page charges and color charges. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis until the annual allotment is depleted. Individuals will be considered for a grant if they can demonstrate a financial need by meeting one or more of the following criteria:

  • A first-time author
  • A senior retiree
  • A scientist working in a developing country

How to Apply for an S. R. Seshadri JOSA Publications Grant

  1. In 100 words or less, tell us how you qualify within one of the categories above.
  2. Complete the information below.
  3. Submit the online application or send the application to smullin@optica.org after completing electronic submission of your manuscript.

Qualifications for the S. R. Seshadri JOSA Publications Grant

(Describe your financial need within one or more of the categories above, in 100 words or less)

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