RESEARCH DATA MANAGEMENT SERVICE GROUP
Comprehensive Data Management Planning & Services

NSF Directorate for Biological Sciences updates its information on data management plans

The NSF Directorate for Biological Sciences updated data management plan requirements earlier this year. Specific changes include:

  • Clarification of resposibilities on collaborative proposals and proposals with sub-awards, both for data management planning and for reporting.
  • Stronger language articulating NSF BIO's commitment to promoting timely access to data.
  • Re-written recommendations for data management plan organization, including specific references to data availability and preservation beyond the end of the grant.

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