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

XPRIZE Foundation

Revolution through competition

83.22

800 Corporate Pointe Suite 350
Culver City, CA 90230
tel: (310) 741-4880   Web Site
EIN: 52-1876879

Board Leadership
Peter H. Diamandis
Founder and Executive Chairman

CEO
Anousheh Ansari
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.22
  Financial 76.46
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of XPRIZE is to clearly articulate a vision of a preferred and positive future across a set of domains, identify a roadmap of breakthroughs needed to get there, and establish the incentive competitions that will focus the resources, talent and technology required to enable those breakthroughs and accelerate that future.

We want to inspire and guide innovators to create breakthroughs enabling a world of abundance -- a world where every man, woman and child can access all the energy, clean drinking water, shelter, education and healthcare they require.

The mission of XPRIZE is to clearly articulate a vision of a preferred and positive future across a set of domains, identify a roadmap of breakthroughs needed to get there, and establish the incentive competitions that will focus the resources, talent and technology required to enable those breakthroughs and accelerate that future.

We want to inspire and guide innovators to create breakthroughs enabling a world of abundance -- a world where every man, woman and child can access all the energy, clean drinking water, shelter, education and healthcare they require.

Financial

76.46

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
60.1%
  Administrative Expenses 30.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.06
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by XPRIZE Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by XPRIZE Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
XPRIZE Foundation (CA) 83.22
The Rodale Institute (PA) 96.81
Mind & Life Institute (VA) 89.21
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (DC) 88.83
Mote Marine Laboratory (FL) 92.73

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,015,678
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,015,678
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $16,015,678
   Other Revenue $2,327,755
TOTAL REVENUE $18,343,433
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $23,209,647
   Administrative Expenses $6,283,007
   Fundraising Expenses $3,752,124
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $33,244,778
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-14,901,345
   
Net Assets $38,490,900

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Competitions in Seven Prize Groups $17,066,053 73.5%
Education and Outreach $6,143,594 26.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 83.22
2018-12 06/01/2020 84.22
2017-12 12/20/2019 81.02
2017-12 10/01/2019 79.69
2017-12 05/01/2019 78.44
2016-12 05/01/2018 88.71
2015-12 04/01/2017 86.89
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.54
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.96
2012-12 04/01/2014 88.32
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.35
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.30
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.15
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 74.25
2008-12 08/01/2010 91.72
2007-12 07/01/2009 87.09
2006-12 07/01/2008 95.81
2005-12 02/01/2008 92.53
2004-12 05/01/2006 84.62
2003-12 09/01/2005 88.62

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1876879
Name in IRS Master File X PRIZE FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code W70
NTEE Classification Leadership Development
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(914) Achievement prizes or awards
(927) Fundraising
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$573,049 1.72% Anousheh Ansari Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
XPRIZE Foundation (CA) 83.22
American Association for the Advancement of Science (DC) 89.07
New York Academy of Sciences (NY) 89.75
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (NY) 93.95
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (MA) 95.36

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Charity Contact Info

XPRIZE Foundation
800 Corporate Pointe
Suite 350
Culver City, CA 90230
tel: (310) 741-4880
fax: (310) 741-4974
EIN: 52-1876879

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Board Leadership

Peter H. Diamandis
Founder and Executive Chairman

CEO

Anousheh Ansari
Chief Executive Officer

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