Some SAGE Journal authors may be eligible for a discounted article.


  • Institution and consortia deals. SAGE has deals with some institutions and consortia that allow affiliated authors to be eligible for discounted rates. To find out if you are eligible, see the publisher deals pages.
  • Low-income countries. For gold open access journals, authors affiliated with selected low-income countries may be eligible for discounted rates. For more information, see SAGE’s discount policy
  • Editorial board members. If you are an editorial board member of a gold open access SAGE journal, you may be eligible for a discounted rate of the APC for publications in that journal. Contact the editorial office for details.


Please see our related articles on finding a journal's publication prices and affiliation exemptions:

Does my university have an Open Access deal with SAGE?

How much does it cost to publish my article Open Access?