REALIA is a public non-profit organization which was initiated in 1954,
receiving its proper constitution in 1960. REALIA is tax exempt under IRS
501 (c)3 for educational, scientific, religious, and charitable activities, as of  

The A.E. Koenig Trust was formed in 1988, which is the primary funding
source and is designed to produce funds solely for REALIA.  

REALIA publishes Contemporary Philosophy- A Journal of Philosophy in
Service to Humanity. Each summer, the Institute holds an Annual
Conference whereby papers are presented and philosophic ideas are

Papers, essays, and manuscripts that expedite the foregoing mission and
policy will be welcomed for the Journal.

REALIA has non-profit status as a Maine corporation.

In 2007, REALIA became affiliated with University of Maine, Presque Isle.  
Our offices and library are located on the UMPI campus.