OTA-Sponsored OTAI Supplement: RFP


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OTA is offering funding for a supplementary issue of OTA International. The objective is to support OTAI as the official open access journal of the OTA, and to provide OTA membership with an additional opportunity to publish information with significant impact for the orthopaedic community.


  • The focus of the monograph should be of direct interest and benefit to OTA members.
  • OTA has an interest in selecting topics that are not likely to be published through traditional publication processes.
  • The topic should be of contemporary interest and not well addressed in current literature.
  • Seven publication waivers will be granted to cover six full manuscripts and one introduction.
  • The primary author of the supplement must be an OTA Member.


  • Proposals must be submitted by Monday, May 6, 2024.
  • Proposals will be reviewed by the OTA Publications Committee, and notification of funding decisions will be provided by May 31.
  • Manuscripts must be completed and accepted by October 31, 2024.


  • Please submit a single document that includes:
    • an abstract (no more than one page)
    • a description of the expected orthopaedic impact (no more than one page)
  • Please note that authors who exceed the supplement waiver allotment will need to secure additional funding to cover the production cost.

Submit your proposal