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Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy is a engineering or technology research center based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1957. As of 2018 they had $370 million in revenue and $79 million in assets.

Science research - astronomy. To promote excellence in astronomical research by providing access to information about the universe from state-of-the-art facilities, surveys, and archives. To promote excellence in astronomical research. Aura provides i...

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Program areas at Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy

Aura inc. Oversees and manages the national optical astronomy observatory, the national solar observatory, the large synoptic survey telescope project, and the gemini programs under agreements with the national science foundation, as well as the space telescope science institute under agreement with the national aeronautics and space administration.

Form 990s for Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Oct 11, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Oct 19, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Oct 19, 2016990View PDF
2014-09Oct 2, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy

Total grants, contributions, etc.$238,406,354
Program services$131,259,393
Investment income and dividends$380,766
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$36,933
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$11,538
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$623,003
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$370,717,987

Vendors for Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Cliftonlarsonallen LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting; Accounting (including auditing)$34,8502019-10-11
██████Content management system software2019-09-22
██████Fundraising software2019-09-22
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-09-22
█████████Content management system software2019-09-22
███████ ████████ ███Construction of Office Building$4,936,1412018-09-01
███████ █████████████ ███ █████ ██ ████LSST Network Services$4,115,2092018-09-01
█████ ████████ ██ █████████ ████ ███Engineering Design for LSST Telescope$3,984,6012018-09-01
...and 25 more vendors

Personnel at Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Deborah L JohnsonChief Financial Officer$248,238Sept. 30, 2018
Marc PostmanStsci Mission Head Chief Marketing Officer$221,860Sept. 30, 2018
█████ ████████Vice President Operations and Chief of Staff / Vice President for Operations and Chief of Staff$305,738Oct. 11, 2019
████ ████Vice President Programs$246,790Sept. 30, 2018
█████ ██████Executive Vice President$282,623Sept. 30, 2018
███████ ████████Principal Engineer - Nso$240,487Sept. 30, 2018
██████ █████Stsci Assoc Director of Operations$218,068Sept. 30, 2018
█████ █████Noao Director$248,709Sept. 30, 2018
██████ █████Stsci Assoc Director , Admin.$226,103Sept. 30, 2018
██████ █ █████Aura - O Head of Missions$181,726Sept. 30, 2018
...and 13 more key personnel

Peer engineer and technology research centers

1American Type Culture Collection (ATCC)501(c)(3)$96 millionManassas, VA
2Southwest Research Institute501(c)(3)$591 millionSan Antonio, TX
3Riverside Research501(c)(3)$97 millionNew York, NY
4University Corporation for Atmospheric Research501(c)(3)$220 millionBoulder, CO
5SRC501(c)(3)$240 millionNorth Syracuse, NY
6Electric Power Research Institute501(c)(3)$421 millionPalo Alto, CA
7Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization501(c)(3)$1.0 billionAustralia,
8Universities Space Research Association501(c)(3)$162 millionColumbia, MD
9Institut Pasteur501(c)(3)$342 millionFrance,
10National Academy of Sciences501(c)(3)$298 millionWashington, DC
11University Enterprises Incorporated501(c)(3)$97 millionSacramento, CA
12Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)501(c)(3)$260 millionAlexandria, VA
13Research Foundation for the State University of New York (RFSUNY)501(c)(3)$1.1 billionAlbany, NY
14SRI International501(c)(3)$405 millionMenlo Park, CA
15Draper Laboratory501(c)(3)$607 millionCambridge, MA
16Gas Technology Institute (GTI)501(c)(3)$104 millionDes Plaines, IL
17Aerospace Corporation501(c)(3)$1.0 billionLos Angeles, CA
18MRIGlobal501(c)(3)$109 millionKansas City, MO
19Noblis501(c)(3)$322 millionReston, VA
20Mitre501(c)(3)$1.7 billionMclean, VA
21Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU)501(c)(3)$92 millionOak Ridge, TN
22Research Foundation of The City University of New York (RFCUNY)501(c)(3)$600 millionNew York, NY
23Weizmann Institute of Science501(c)(3)$613 millionIsrael,
24Bar Ilan University (BIU)501(c)(3)$383 millionNew York, NY
25Cna Corporation501(c)(3)$123 millionArlington, VA