Q. Where can I find NSF data management plan templates?


These resources will help you draft your data management plan


  • The DMPTool  website provides both examples and templates of NSF data management plans. You can select guidance from up to six different institutions per project. 
    • Login with your ASU credentials. 
  • The DMPTool provides a couple generic NSF samples:
    • NSF Generic 1
    • NSF Generic 2
    • Note: There are a number of flavors of NSF grants. For the most accurate information, see if the specific grant you are applying for is listed .

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