Data Management and Sharing Policy
NIH has a longstanding commitment to making the results of NIH-funded funded research available. Responsible data management and sharing has many benefits, including accelerating the pace of biomedical research, enabling validation of research results, and providing accessibility to high-value datasets.
Planning & Budgeting for Data Management and Sharing
Find out what NIH expects in a Data Management & Sharing plan and what costs are allowed in a request.
Proper data management is crucial for maintaining scientific rigor and research integrity. Learn about best practices for scientific data management.
Protecting Participant Privacy When Sharing Scientific Data
Responsible scientific data sharing practices promote both effective data stewardship and protection of human research participant privacy. Learn about how to protect the privacy of human research participants when sharing data under NIH policies.