The Velocity Fund directly supports Philadelphia-based artists by awarding grants up to $5000. Open to a wide range of experimental practices, particularly those that emphasize collaboration between artistic genres.

The Velocity Fund is administered by Philadelphia Contemporary and is supported by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts’s Regional Regranting Program. 

Apply to the 2022 Velocity Fund.

The Velocity Fund directly supports artists throughout the city of Philadelphia by awarding project grants of $2500 or $5,000. These projects should be experimental, collaborative and lead to expanded audiences with fresh outcomes.

Applications open:  March 25, 2022
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​T​he Velocity Fund was established in 2018 with the support of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the​ Visual Arts Regional Regranting Program and is administered by Philadelphia Contemporary. 

The Velocity Fund