[EDLING:997] Reimbursing Your Participants
totoro2 at DOLPHIN.UPENN.EDU
Tue Sep 20 20:27:36 UTC 2005
I have been looking deeply into my own financial coffers to determine just how
much I can afford to reimburse my participants. I have often seen
advertisements offering volunteers US$10 for 30 minutes to an hour of their
time to participate in studies of business decisions. In other cases,
volunteers are offered $40 and a picture of their brains for 20-40 minutes in
But what is the going rate for reimbursing those who participate in studies of
langauge learning, particularly those involving pre and post-testing in
addition to periods of treatment?
What do you find sufficient for reimbursing your participants?
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