EIN 52-0892064

Universities Space Research Association

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
573
Year formed
1969
Most recent tax filings
2020-09-01
Description
To provide a collaborative membership organization where Universities and other Research organizations may cooperate effectively with each other, with the united states government, and other entities to develop knowledge associated with Space science ...

Program areas at Universities Space Research Association

Nasa academic mission services (nams) contract to deliver new concepts, tools and technologies related to aeronautics, science and aero flight dynamics. This five-year agreement for a $193 million award launches an integrated multi-year Research effort to be conducted at nasa's ames Research center, which ranges from fundamental Research and development through field test deployments and operational science missions
Education programs (eap & epo): the education program's office primarily supports nasa's efforts to expand educational opportunities for students in aerospace engineering and the Space sciences, as well as encouraging young students to stay in school and pursue careers in science, engineering, and business.
Gestar stands for goddard earth sciences technology and Research. Its scope cuts across earth science disciplines and includes atmospheric studies, hydrology, ocean and climate Research. To facilitate experimental, analytical and theoretical Research in support of nasa's strategic earth and Space science objectives.

Form 990s for Universities Space Research Association

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-092021-09-03990View PDF
2019-092020-09-18990View PDF
2018-092019-07-23990View PDF
2017-092018-10-16990View PDF
2016-092017-10-18990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Universities Space Research Association

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Johns Hopkins University (JHU)Sub-Award$65,857
 View purchase optionsConservation & Emerging Diseases$63,116
 View purchase optionsTo Support Usra's Stemaction Center$25,000
...and 1 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
National Aeronautics & Space AdministrationNASA ACADMEIC MISSION SERVICE PROJECTS$36,646,325
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...and 61 more federal grants / contracts

Financials for Universities Space Research Association

RevenuesFYE 09/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$150,546,486
Program services$-1,201,140
Investment income and dividends$128,618
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$55,001
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$24,710
Total revenues$149,553,675

Personnel at Universities Space Research Association

NameTitleCompensation
Jeffrey A. IsaacsonPresident and Chief Executive Officer , Board O$757,022
Jeanie GreenwellVice President and Chief Financial Officer / Vice President , Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer$263,123
Mr. Bernie SeerySenior Vice President, Technology Research and Development
 View purchase optionsVice President, Human Resources
 View purchase optionsSenior Vice President, Science
...and 6 more key personnel

Organizations like Universities Space Research Association

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL)Woods Hole, MA$43,562,786
University Corporation of Atmospheric ResearchBoulder, CO$258,677,591
Bar Ilan University (BIU)New York, NY$390,098,021
Carnegie Science (CIS)Washington, DC$73,959,417
Allen InstituteSeattle, WA$68,821,658
American Type Culture Collection (ATCC)Manassas, VA$110,718,935
Southern Research Institute (SRI)Birmingham, AL$63,852,769
Marshall University Research Corporation (MURC)Huntington, WV$41,051,738
Old Dominion University Research Foundation (ODURF)Norfolk, VA$50,172,760
National Academy of SciencesWashington, DC$406,416,247
Us Foundation for Inspiration and Recognition of Science and TechnologyManchester, NH$78,740,055
Wentworth Institute of TechnologyBoston, MA$189,040,117
Gladstone InstitutesSan Francisco, CA$62,831,350
Association of Universities for Research in AstronomyWashington, DC$356,989,521
Electric Power Research InstitutePalo Alto, CA$421,043,576
MCNCResearch Triangle Park, NC$48,024,442
American Museum of Natural HistoryNew York, NY$198,055,556
National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI)Dallas, TX$40,627,447
Fred Hutch (FHCRC)Seattle, WA$630,515,570
Salk Institute for Biological StudiesLa Jolla, CA$168,102,957
Southwest Research InstituteSan Antonio, TX$685,545,163
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)Washington, DC$116,504,513
Consumer Reports (CR)Yonkers, NY$250,122,928
Jackson LaboratoryBar Harbor, ME$460,123,417
Associated UniversitiesWashington, DC$109,665,661
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$149,553,675
2020
Yearly growth
-7%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$147,205,132
2020
Yearly growth
-6.9%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$66,653,965
2020
Yearly growth
1.5%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
573
2020
Yearly growth
-14.2%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
7178 Columbia Gateway Dr
Columbia, MD 21046
Metro area
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD
County
Howard County, MD
Website URL
usra.edu/ 
Phone
(410) 730-2656
Facebook page
USRAedu 
Twitter profile
@usraedu 
IRS details
EIN
52-0892064
Fiscal year end
September
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1969
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
U30: Physical Sciences, Earth Sciences Research, Services
NAICS code, primary
5417: Scientific Research and Development Services
Parent/child status
Independent