EIN 30-0773387

Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
0
City
Year formed
2013
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
Description
To discover the engineering principles that Nature uses to build living things, and harnesses these insights to create biologically inspired materials and devices that will revolutionize healthcare and create a more sustainable world.
Also known as...
Hansjorg Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard Univ

Program areas at Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

Research and technology development on Biologically Inspired Engineering focused on biological control, living material, and biology. The Institute conducts its research and development activities using focus areas to create new bioinspired materials and devices, and to translate them into products. The eight focus areas are: adaptive material technologies, bioinspired soft robotics, immuno-materials, living cellular devices, bioinspired therapeutics and diagnostics, molecular robotics, 3d organ Engineering, and synthetic biology.

Form 990s for Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062020-09-22990View PDF
2018-062019-09-14990View PDF
2017-062018-11-15990View PDF
2016-062017-09-20990View PDF
2015-062016-08-02990View PDF
...and 2 more Form 990s

Who funds Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Keepsmilin4abbie FoundationResearch$40,000

Grants made by Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Boston Children's HospitalFed Sponsored Awards$902,149
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...and 14 more grants made

Financials for Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$48,505,196
Program services$134,640
Investment income and dividends$3,377,299
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$422,190
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$12,500
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$52,451,825

Personnel at Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

NameTitleCompensation
Ayis AntoniouFirst Administrative Director$0
Mary TolikasOperations Director$0
Donald E. IngberFounding Director$0
 Subscribe to viewTechnology Translation Director, Applying Her Technology and Entrepreneurial Business Development$0
 Subscribe to viewClerk$0

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National Strategic Research InstituteLincoln, NE$24,792,691
CRDF GlobalArlington, VA$36,333,486
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National Advanced Mobility Consortium (NAMC)Ann Arbor, MI$147,433,521
Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in CaliforniaLa Mirada, CA$68,656,120
Texas A&M Research FoundationCollege Station, TX$64,891,224
Consortium for Command Control Communications and Computer TechnologiesWashington, DC$54,118,186
National Center for Manufacturing SciencesAnn Arbor, MI$129,642,861
DefensewerxNiceville, FL$24,275,274
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American Type Culture Collection (ATCC)Manassas, VA$110,718,935
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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$52,451,825
2020
Yearly growth
-74.4%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$78,487,395
2020
Yearly growth
-4.4%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$225,546,330
2020
Yearly growth
14.1%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
0
2020
General information
Address
CLSB 5th Floor 3 Blackfan Circle
Boston, MA 02115
Metro area
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH
Website URL
wyss.harvard.edu/ 
Phone
(617) 432-7732
Facebook page
wyssinstitute 
Twitter profile
@wyssinstitute 
IRS details
EIN
30-0773387
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2013
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
U40: Engineering and Technology Research, Services
NAICS code, primary
5417: Scientific Research and Development Services
Parent/child status
Central organization