Paying Participants

Paying Participants

Payment incentives are often used by researchers to encourage human subjects to participate in research. This section discusses the ethical guidelines for issuing incentives and also provides information about tracking payments and other payment logistical issues.

Section Topics

General Rules for Paying Participants 
Special Requirements for Studies Where Payment is Funded by UVA or State Funds (Including Grants)

Additional Topics

Participants in Dire Economic and/or Social Situations

Participant Groups