Research user application form

Details of your research project

For those undertaking research for a qualification

Terms and conditions

The MERIT Tool (herein referred to as “the tool”) is free to use as long as the following conditions are met:

1. the tool is used for research purposes only,
2. the tool is appropriately referenced in all publications,
3. the latest version of the tool is used,
4. human ethics processes and requirements for your institution are complied with,
5. the outcomes of your research are made available to others under an Attribution - Non Commercial - Sharealike Creative Commons Licence,
6. any code developed and a copy of your final report is submitted to the MERIT Management Group.