SAMPLE TELEPHONE SURVEY SCRIPT
Hello, my name is___________. I am a (student/faculty member/staff member) from the
University of Southern Maine. I am conducting a confidential survey about
____________(what and why studying it). Your participation is completely voluntary.
To participate you must be 18 years or older.
Would you be willing to answer some questions about____________? The survey will
take (approximate time) (If yes, continue. If no, thank them for their time and end the
Thank you for agreeing to participate. Please answer the questions to your comfort level.
The results will be reported for the group of respondents as a whole.
I appreciate your time.
[If applicable] Instructions for getting a copy of the grouped results are as
If you have any questions regarding this survey, please contact [PI name] at [phone