design behaviors_BIANNUAL INT’L DESIGN RESEARCH JOURNAL

Submissions Guidelines



MANUSCRIPT CATEGORIES

1. Empirical Article
2. Theoretical Article
3. Methodological Article
4. Case Study

DEADLINES & SUBMISSION PREPARATION

Please follow these submission preparations. If you do not follow it, we cannot guarantee your submission.

Step 1. Abstract Submission: Last Monday, April for F/W issue (September for S/S issue)
– An abstract must be between 400 and 800 words. You must use the Official Abstract Template (Microsoft Word file). Must save your Abstract file as a Microsoft Word file and a PDF file (for reference, save as screen version).
– Send your Abstract file to applyuda@gmail.com.
– No review fee for Abstract Submissions

Step 2. Acceptance Notification from UDA: First Monday, June for F/W issue (November for S/S issue)

Step 3. Full Manuscript Submission: Last Monday, August for F/W issue (February for S/S issue)
– You must use the Official Manuscript Guideline to prepare your manuscript. All manuscripts must follow the APA Style 7th Edition. Must save your Manuscript file as a Microsoft Word file and a PDF file (for reference, save as screen version).
– Send your Manuscript file to applyuda@gmail.com.
– Send your Review fee (us$40 for UDA Members, us$40 for graduate students, us$80 for non-members) via PayPal account https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/udalliance. Due by Last Monday, August for F/W issue (February for S/S issue). Please make sure you have the correct name and address.
– Submitted Manuscripts are blinded-reviewed by the two reviewers.

Step 4. Final Acceptance Notification from UDA: Second Monday, October for F/W issue (April for S/S issue)

Step 5. Final Manuscript (InDesign): First Monday, December for F/W issue (June for S/S issue)
– You must use the Official Manuscript Template (InDesign file). Must save your Manuscript file as InDesign files (Indd and Idml format) with all linked images (300 dpi, CMYK, 100%, Jpeg) and a PDF file (for reference, save as screen version). Important: Do not change the layout and fonts. All images and tables must be original and noted.
– Send your files to applyuda@gmail.com.

Step 6. Publication Date: Last Monday, December for F/W issue (June for S/S issue)


MANUSCRIPT REVIEW FEE

– Submitted Manuscripts are blinded-reviewed by the two reviewers.
– Send your Step 3. Review fee (us$40 for UDA Members, us$40 for graduate students, us$80 for non-members) via PayPal account https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/udalliance. Due by Last Monday, August for F/W issue (February for S/S issue). Please make sure you have the correct name and address.


AWARD CERTIFICATE & PUBLICATION

All finalists receive a certificate via email.
All finalists are permanent collections of the UDA archive.



Copyright: All matters regarding the copyright of the Entry will be the responsibility of the entrant. All articles will become the Collection of United Designs Alliance. The United Designs Alliance reserves the right to use all entrants’ information and the right to publish, exhibit or reproduce all designs entered for the competition.


INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS COLLABORATION
Convergencias and Design Behaviors (UDA) collaborate on researches, editorials, and knowledge.