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For Researchers: Funding

This guide contain services available for CPUT Researchers

Funding opportunities

To gain access to this database please contact  Ms Luyolo Kamati at 


Funding opportunities

Funding opportunities 

Data Management Plan

What is DMPTool?

Data Management Plan Tool  (DMPTool) is a free online tool that help researchers to create data management plan for different grant funding agencies. Why DMP? Research funders have data sharing policies and often require researchers to meet certain data management criteria. SHERPA JULIET provides a useful summary of funding bodies’ policies, see NRF funding policy. When applying for funding, researchers may be required to submit a technical or data management plan. 

Applicants may be required to provide Details of Research as well as Data Management and Utilisation. In answering this section the CPUT DMPTool provides guidance and answers for applicants to answer this section.