Parenting and Infant Development Study

Researchers at Georgetown University and the University of Wisconsin are interested in learning about your experience as a parent of an infant ages 10-23 months. Join our study and get paid for your time!

Fast Facts

– Parent of infant (10-23 Months)

– Compensation provided

– Conducted Remotely

Study Background

Researchers at Georgetown University and The University of Wisconsin are conducting a research about families with young children.

The study asks parents about their everyday experiences. It will help us better understand what makes parents and babies happy and healthy in a complex, digital world.

Do you..

  • ..have a baby 10-23 months old?
  • ..see your baby at least 5 days a week?
  • ..own a smartphone?

If so, we want to pay you to share your experiences!

Additional Information

Why is this study being done?
The purpose of this remote research study is to better understand how families with young children lead happy, healthy lives in a complex, digital world.

Is this study for me?

You may qualify for this study if you meet the following criteria.

Key Criteria:

  • Parents with children ages 10-23 months
  • Live with child 5+ days a week
  • Own a smartphone

What will happen if I participate in the study?
This is a completely online study lasting 3 weeks for which you can earn up to $120. You will receive additional compensation for completing follow-up surveys after 6 months ($50) and 12 months ($80). Participation includes:

  • An introductory Zoom video call with one of our friendly research assistants
  • An initial survey packet
  • Short daily surveys
  • Collecting information about how and when you use your smartphone and digital media
  • Follow-up survey 6 months later
  • Follow-up survey 12 months later

Will I be paid for being in this research study?
Yes, you can earn up to $120 after 3 weeks! You can also earn a bonus for completing follow-up surveys after 6 months ($50) and again after 12 months ($80). That’s up to $250 in all! You will be paid for the parts of the study you complete.

Will it cost me anything to participate in this study?
There is no cost for you to participate in this study.