2019-2020 Seed Award Cycle

Application Now Open!

This year, we have several themes around which we encourage program development and expansion including:


  • Employment
  • Community Outreach Programming
  • Support and Self-Advocacy Groups
  • Creative Arts and Recreation
  • Housing
  • Healthy Relationships


We look forward to reviewing your application and learning more about the existing and upcoming programs in Philadelphia! This year, we will be scoring applications through two different rubrics. The criteria vary based on if the applicant is an established organization or a grassroots programming initiative. Please see link to application and the scoring criteria below.


Deadlines, Eligibility and More...

Important Dates:
Deadline for Submission: February 1, 2020
Award will be announced by March 1, 2020
Award recipients must submit funding paperwork by March 20, 2020
All checks should be deposited by May 1, 2020


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a Philadelphia County Resident or Philadelphia-based organization
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a proposed project or activity that targets Philadelphia County residents



You can contact us at phillyap@drexel.edu, 215-571-3152 or 215-571-3209.

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