This instance of DMPonline is provided by NWO to help you write data management plans according to NWO's research data management requirements.

To start, you will need to create an account. You can download the NWO template as well as other funder templates without logging in, but the tool provides tailored guidance from NWO, from the DCC and many research organisations, including some of the Dutch universities.

Some users may be able to sign in with their institutional credentials, and in some cases, use their institution's DMP template.

DMPonline is developed by the Digital Curation Centre (DCC) and the UC3 team at the California Digital Library as a shared resource for the research community. If you have trouble creating an account or logging in, please contact

For information or questions about NWO's research data management policy, please see or contact

For help with completing your data management plan, please contact a data steward or other RDM support staff at your research institution (see