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ARORA Project

ARORA is a smartphone app developed by researchers at NAU that seeks to help Native American youth engage in positive well-being activities. We are currently recruiting participants who are interested in testing the app. We can provide a $25 payment for participants


Interested in participating?

Contact Dr. Vigil-Hayes at 928-523-4863 or

to get more information and see if you qualify.



If you are under 18 years old, you must have a parent or legal guardian sign a permission form before you can participate.

If you are 18, you need to sign a consent form.

Visit NAU campus for the following:

  • Spend 1 hour playing a smartphone app

  • Spend 1 hour answering survey questions about the app

  • Spend 1 hour in a recorded focus group on your experience with the app

Participant Requirements

  • Age 12-18 years old

  • Identify as Native American

  • Experience using smartphone apps

  • English-speaking and literate

If you are under 18 years old...

If you are  18+   years old...



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