Research and Public Policy : Non-Medical Science & Technology Research

Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences

Ocean science for human good.

four stars

91.12

152-01 Rockaway Blvd IBC # 9013
Jamaica, NY 11434
tel: (441) 297-1880   Web Site
EIN: 06-0706038

Board Leadership
J. William Charrier
Chair

CEO
William B. Curry
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.12 four stars
  Financial 90.33 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

BIOS's mission is to seek and share fundamental knowledge of the oceans through state-of-the-art scientific research, world-class field expeditions and comprehensive educational experiences.

BIOS's mission is to seek and share fundamental knowledge of the oceans through state-of-the-art scientific research, world-class field expeditions and comprehensive educational experiences.

Financial

four stars

90.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.75
  Program Expenses Growth -0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,337,985
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,889,410
Total Contributions $15,227,395
   Program Service Revenue $2,190,723
Total Primary Revenue $17,418,118
   Other Revenue $1,476,281
TOTAL REVENUE $18,894,399
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,595,941
   Administrative Expenses $1,673,242
   Fundraising Expenses $514,168
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,783,351
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,111,048
   
Net Assets $32,282,406

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$358,749 2.80% William Curry President, CEO

Mission

BIOS's mission is to seek and share fundamental knowledge of the oceans through state-of-the-art scientific research, world-class field expeditions and comprehensive educational experiences.

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Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (NY) 91.12 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences
152-01 Rockaway Blvd
IBC # 9013
Jamaica, NY 11434
tel: (441) 297-1880
fax: (441) 297-8143
EIN: 06-0706038

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Board Leadership

J. William Charrier
Chair

CEO

William B. Curry
President & CEO

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