Annual Information Statement 2017
The Royal Society Of Victoria Incorporated
Section A: Charity Information
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Advocacy and civic activities
- Environmental activities
- Economic, social and community development
- Other philanthropic intermediaries and voluntarism promotion
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
Promoting science & scientific literacy by ? Conducting 20 public lectures? Arranging 3 site visits and excursions? Facilitating and hosting 15 partner programs concerned with engagement, literacy, career development and diversity in the sciences? Awarded 1 RSV Fellowship? Presented 1 RSV Medal for Excellence in Scientific Research? Awarded 4 RSV Young Scientist Awards (with 4 runners-up awards)? Awarded 1 Postdoctoral Award for the Physical Sciences? Launched and delivered a science communication skills development program for recent migrants to Australia with a science background, with the support of a $22,000 grant from the Scanlon Foundation, and? most significantly, secured the rights to manage the Inspiring Australia program for Victoria in 2018, promoting science in special programs across the state, with focal hubs in Whittlesea, Monash and Ballarat as well as being the base for the 2018 Victorian Science Week activities.
General community in Australia
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period:
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?
Section C: Human Resources
- Full time employees: 1
- Part time employees: 3
- Casual employees: 5
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 3
- Estimated number of volunteers: 40
Section D: Finance
Charity's 2017 reporting period:
1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
Type of financial statement:
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Comprehensive Income Statement summary
Donations and bequests:
Revenue from providing goods or services:
Revenue from government including grants:
Revenue from investments:
All other revenue:
Other income (for example, gains):
Total gross income:
Grants and donations made for use in Australia:
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia:
All other expenses:
Other comprehensive income:
Total comprehensive income:
Balance Sheet extract
Total current assets:
Total non-current assets:
Total current liabilities:
Total non-current liabilities:
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted:
Section E: Annual report
Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?