EIN 04-2105850

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
1,141
Year formed
1930
Most recent tax filings
2019-12-01
Description
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is a science or technology research center in Woods Hole, MA, which was founded in 1930 and most recently had $261,786,466 in revenue and 1,141 employees.

Program areas at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Sponsored and institutional research in oceanography and related fields: of the 1,007 sponsored research awards, 578 awards are from 7 federal agencies and 429 are from 172 other sponsors. Institution research sponsored 78 projects from unrestricted funds. In addition, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution issued 700 publications in 2019.
Education: joint graduate program with m.i.t. In the marine sciences. In 2019, there were 134 graduate students, 32 degree recipients, 49 post doctoral scholars and fellows, 12 geophysical fluid dynamics program participants, 33 summer student fellows and 234 guest students.

Form 990s for Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-03-31990View PDF
2018-122020-01-31990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
2015-122017-04-06990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

Who funds Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Blue Planet Marine Research FoundationOcean Research$32,593,000
 View purchase optionsWildlife/environment$994,680
 View purchase optionsResearch Grant$867,525
...and 66 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
National Science FoundationGEOSCIENCES$100,644,399
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...and 214 more federal grants / contracts

Financials for Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$252,464,384
Program services$8,089,451
Investment income and dividends$421,858
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$93,151
Net rental income$290,976
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$426,646
Total revenues$261,786,466

Personnel at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

NameTitleCompensation
Jeffrey FernandezVice President Operations and Chief Financial Officer / Board Member$564,060
Samuel HarpVice President for Advancement and Chief Marketing Officer$302,167
Christopher LandVice President Legal Affairs and General Counsel$312,907
 View purchase optionsInterim Deputy Director and Vice President of Research$238,591
 View purchase optionsPresident and Director$481,880
...and 10 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$261,786,466
2019
Yearly growth
28.5%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$257,326,966
2019
Yearly growth
13%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$626,827,966
2019
Yearly growth
4.8%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
1,141
2019
Yearly growth
2.4%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
569 Woods Hole Rd MS 14
Woods Hole, MA 02543
Metro area
Barnstable Town, MA
County
Barnstable County, MA
Website URL
whoi.edu/ 
Phone
(508) 457-2000
Facebook page
woods-hole-oceanographic-institution-whoi 
Twitter profile
@whoimedia 
IRS details
EIN
04-2105850
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1930
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
U00: Science and Technology Research: General
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization