Added Velocity supports successful Velocity Fund grantees who demonstrate a commitment to expanding their initial projects in meaningful and far-reaching ways by engaging audiences through multiple public outcomes across Philadelphia. 

Added Velocity grants will be awarded to five projects, each will receive $15,000. This grant is administered by Philadelphia Contemporary with generous support from the William Penn Foundation.


Dates & Deadlines:

  • Application opens: October 1, 2021
  • ​Application deadline: November 15,  2021
  • Notification of Added Velocity grants: December 2021


Must have received a Velocity Fund grant within the past year
Must be a Philadelphia resident
Not currently enrolled as a student
Must be up to date with all Velocity Fund correspondence.
Project must expand on the original Velocity Fund project,
with continued public engagement throughout Philadelphia



Added Velocity Budget Form