Science and Technology Research Institutes

University of Southern Mississippi Research Foundation

  • Hattiesburg, MS
  • www.usmresearchfoundation.org

Mission Statement

THE FOUNDATION OVERSEES THE ACQUISITION OF GIFTS, CONTRIBUTIONS AND GRANTS FOR SPONSORED RESEARCH FOR INDIVIDUALS, INDUSTRIES, PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS AND GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND ASSISTS WITH TRANSFERRING TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPED THROUGH THE FOUNDATION TO BENEFIT THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI AND THE PUBLIC.

Main Programs

  1. Scientific Research
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

Research conducted in the United States and around the world

ruling year

1999

Principal Officer since 2011

Self-reported

Dr. Denis Wiesenburg

Keywords

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research polymer chemistry technology management

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EIN

64-0902475

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Science, General (includes Interdisciplinary Scientific Activities) (U20)

Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis (B05)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Programs

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Program 1

Scientific Research

Scientific research conducted by University of Southern Mississippi faculty

Category

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

Service Areas

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International

Research conducted in the United States and around the world

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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI RESEARCH FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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University of Southern Mississippi Research Foundation

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Dr. Denis Wiesenburg

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Tom Estes

No Affiliation

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