Annual report 2017 | Flanders Marine Institute

Flanders Marine Institute

Platform for marine research

Annual report 2017

VLIZ thanks all its donors sincerely for their support. With your gift we can push the boundaries in helping the seas and ocean! More information on how your donation is being used in 2017 can be found here.

How was your gift used in 2017?

All activities realised in 2017 thanks to VLIZ philanthropy are summarised in an 'annual report for donors' (only in Dutch). You can receive a printed version by sending your postal adress to .

Incomes in 2017

  • Projects and grants: 5.980 EUR (24%)
  • Membership fees: 14.590 EUR (59%)
  • Donations: 1.380 EUR (6%)
  • Other incomes: 2.630 EUR (11%)

Totaal: 24.580 EUR

Expenses in 2017

  • Brilliant Marine Research Ideas: 8.051 EUR (66%)
  • North-south cooperation: 900,00 EUR (8%)
  • Fundraising costs: 2.350,60 EUR (19%)
  • Administration: 879,21 EUR (7%)

Totaal: 12.181,50 EUR

Transfer 2018

Some amounts were reserved for expenses in 2018, i.e. a part of the finances for 'De Grote Schelpenteldag' that took place on March 17 2018, for the payment of the final amounts of the Brilliant Marine Research Idea grants 2017 and for the costs for travel grants that went on in March 2018.

You can contact us with any questions about the use of your gift.
Karen Rappé, contact Philanthropy VLIZ at +32-(0)59-34 14 94 or via .