Frequently Asked Questions

How do I save my answers?

Click "I'm Finished: Save". If you skipped or missed a question, the computer will prompt you to answer that question. Once the completed questionnaire has been saved, you cannot go back to it.

What if I am not in the Washington, D.C. metro area?

The study is conducted entirely online. Therefore, you can participate regardless of your current location.

What does it cost to participate?

There is no cost to participate.

What is the compensation?

You will be compensated $25 after you complete the study plus any additional money you win during the task. You will only be compensated after you have completed the consent and all study procedures. Please note that your compensation may take up to 6 weeks to arrive by mail or direct deposit.

In order to compensate your our study team will reach out to you to set up a phone call to collect your demographic information and SSN.

Can I participate in the study more than once?

No, each person can participate in the study only one time. Please do not share your username and password with others.

I already participated in an online Covid mental health study. Can I participate in this one?

Yes, you are still able to participate in this new study if you have previously participate in another online Covid mental health study.

Can I participate in the study on my iPhone or tablet?

No, you will need access to a computer and a keyboard to participate in the study.