EIN 94-1623852

Institute for Humane Studies

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
110
Year formed
1961
Most recent tax filings
2020-08
Description
The Institute discovers, develops, and supports students, scholars, and other intellectuals who maintain the highest standard of academic excellence and who share an interest in the principles of the classical liberal tradition.

Program areas at Institute for Humane Studies

Student Education and Outreach Programs: The Institute's student educational programs work to inspire and educate a wide range of young people with ideas in the classical liberal intellectual tradition, encourage interested students to learn more, and identify and evaluate students who have the potential to make scholarly contributions to a free and open society. The Institute accomplishes this through intensive weekend and multi-day seminars, on-campus programs such as discussion colloquia and guest lectures co-sponsored with local faculty, and production and marketing of short educational videos.
Faculty Support Programs: The Institute's faculty-support programs work to help faculty who are engaged with ideas in the classical liberal intellectual tradition to improve the reach and effectiveness of their teaching, research, and campus activities. It accomplishes this through support for on-campus events, academic research seminars, discussion colloquia, workshops, grants, and networking at academic conferences.
Academic Talent-Development Programs: The Institute's academic talent-development programs work to develop talented graduate students who are interested in careers in academia. It accomplishes this through fellowships, grants, career development workshops, academic research seminars, and networking at academic conferences.

Form 990s for Institute for Humane Studies

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-082021-04-12990View PDF
2019-082020-08-10990View PDF
2018-082019-06-19990View PDF
2017-082018-04-10990View PDF
2016-082017-08-03990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Institute for Humane Studies

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Charles Koch FoundationGeneral Operating Support$10,416,000
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...and 62 more grants received

Grants made by Institute for Humane Studies

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
America's Future FoundationStudent Development/education Grants
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...and 9 more grants made

Financials for Institute for Humane Studies

RevenuesFYE 08/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$20,646,528
Program services$82,006
Investment income and dividends$80,524
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$320,383
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-13,268
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$6,705
Total revenues$21,122,878

Personnel at Institute for Humane Studies

NameTitleCompensation
Emily Chamlee-WrightPresident and Chief Executive Officer$455,000
Todd HathawayChief Operating Officer$246,250
Gary LeffChief Financial Officer$73,125
 Subscribe to viewExecutive Director
 Subscribe to viewManaging Director of PMC$160,000
...and 12 more key personnel
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$21,122,878
2020
Yearly growth
10.5%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$17,003,146
2020
Yearly growth
-6.2%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$15,087,210
2020
Yearly growth
42.6%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
110
2020
Yearly growth
-9.8%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
3434 Washington Blvd MS 1C5
Arlington, VA 22201
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
theihs.org/ 
Phone
(703) 993-4880
Facebook page
InstituteforHumaneStudies 
Twitter profile
@theihs 
IRS details
EIN
94-1623852
Fiscal year end
August
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1961
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
V20: Social Science Research Institutes, Services
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization