Andrew W. Mellon Foundation funds Perseids, Phase 2. ShareTweet The Perseids team is delighted to announce that the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has funded a second two-year phase of development for the Perseids project. Read more at the Perseids Project site. by Lisa M. Cerrato Posted on June 25, 2015 This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.