Prolific takes the headache out of participant recruitment

Why join Prolific?

Motivated participants, anytime

Access reliable, on-demand participants anytime for your survey or task. Check your new data before you approve participant rewards.

Fast & flexible prescreening

You can easily filter participants by any demographic (for example, sex, age, nationality, first language, student status & many more).

Easy integration

Already use Qualtrics, SurveyMonkey, Gorilla, or another software to host your survey or tasks? - Great! All you need is our survey/task URL to get started on Prolific

Join 4,011 researchers from 200+ institutions

And have instant access to over 25,000 participants from around the world

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Launching a new study is this easy

  1. Insert the link to your survey/task
  2. Add a short description
  3. Prescreen for the participants you need

And that's it! Responses will start rolling in instantly


Everyone can sign up for free on Prolific

Ethical Rewards

On Prolific, we endorse the principle of ethical rewards. That is, we ask researchers to reward participants with at least $6.50 per hour.

Service Charge

We add a 30% service charge* on each participant payment.
* +VAT where applicable

Study Cost Calculator

Participants required: 50
Reward per participant: $1.40
Total cost: $91.00

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Dr Alex Jones

Lecturer in Psychology

Swansea University

I'm extremely happy with Prolific. I'm close to complete data collection in record time! I've been spreading the word at the coffee corner :) Again thank you!

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Behavioural Psychologist, Maastricht University

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