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Work with researchers at major universities and corporations and get paid to provide your honest feedback.


You are invited to participate in a study about body experiences among transgender, nonbinary, and gender nonconforming individuals. If you are transgender, nonbinary, or gender nonconforming and are 18 years of age or older, you are eligible to participate in this study You will be asked to complete measures regarding your body experiences, body image, minority stress, resilience, and demographic items. It will take you approximately 40 minutes to complete.
Every 20th person to complete this survey will receive $100 until a total of 305 people participate. If you have already taken this survey, please do not take it again.
This study has been approved by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Institutional Review Board (IRB).
If you wish to proceed to the survey at this time, please follow this link:

Thank you for your consideration. We hope to lift the voices of transgender, nonbinary, and gender-nonconforming individuals through this affirmative research!


Help researchers gain information about how people understand #COVID. Take this quick, anonymous survey:
Knowledge is power. When we know better, we can do better.


Natale Mazzaferro is a Research Intern from the New Jersey Community Research Initiative. On behalf of the CDC and the National Health Behavioral Survey her team is doing research to improve HIV testing/prevention strategies within the LGBTQ community.

Participants will receive $25 in cash for participation. To participate in this important research – please contact NJCRI at: North Jersey Community Research Initiative (NJCRI) – 393 Central Ave, Newark, NJ 07103


For community members who identify as Transgender, nonbinary, genderqueer, or some other gender minority identity:

Hello – my name is Desiree Rodriguez and I am a member of the Stigma, Identity, and Intersectionality Research Team at Teachers College, Columbia University. We are conducting a study focused on transgender, nonbinary, genderqueer, or other gender minority people’s experiences in counseling or psychotherapy. I am writing to ask that you consider sharing the following information about this study with your network. Participation will involve completing a 30-minute online Survey.

Participants will have the opportunity to enter a raffle with a 1/25 chance to win a $50 gift card. In addition, for every survey completed, $1 will be donated to the National Center for Transgender Equality.

In order to participate you must:

1) Identify as transgender, nonbinary, genderqueer, or some other gender minority identity.

2) Currently, be receiving mental health counseling or psychotherapy from a mental health professional (e.g., psychologist, mental health counselor, social worker, psychiatrist) OR have received such services within the last 12 months.

3) Be 18 years of age or older.

If you would like to participate, please follow this link:

If you have any questions about this study, please feel free to contact the first Principal Investigator, Brandon L. Velez, Ph.D. ( This research has been approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) of Teachers College, Columbia University (IRB# 20-110).


Are you a person with a LGBT or related identity who has ever served in the US Armed Forces?

We invite you to participate in a study focusing on your health behaviors and life experiences as a Veteran with a LGBT or related identity.

The goal of the Health for Every Veteran Study is to better understand the experiences of Veterans from all backgrounds and promote their health and well-being, including those with LGBT or related identities. We are especially interested in hearing the diverse voices within our communities. Participants will be helping advance LGBT research, without leaving their homes! The study is being conducted by researchers at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System. It consists of completing a confidential, web-based questionnaire every 9 months for approximately 2 years (for a total of 4 questionnaires). All research activities are completed online, with no in-person visits required.  For more information, please go to

Research Opportunities: Programs
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