2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity


The Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO, f/k/a as NOFA) for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition is now open and published. Please click here to view the FY 2021 NOFO CoC Program Competition notice (.pdf).

Project Applications are now available in e-snaps. Project applicants will be able to access the applications to review, update, and enter required information for the application process.

Submission Deadline: Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 8 p.m. EST


FY21 NOFO Submission- NYC CoC Consolidated Application:

Submitted on November 15, 2021 (initially posted on November 12, 2021)

  1. The CoC Application
  2. Priority Listings
  3. All Project List (projects accepted, ranked, and rejected)

NYC CoC FY21 NOFO Updates:

(in reverse chronological order)

More information can be found on renewal projects, new projects, e-snaps, and archive NOFAs by utilizing the Left/Sub Navigation:

  • If you are applying for CoC funding for a new project and/or are applying to expand your current CoC funding, please visit the New Projects page for view more detailled information and a timeline.
  • All providers currently receiving CoC funding, please utilize the Renewal Projects page for important information and timeline.
  • For more information on e-snaps, please utilize the links under the Resources sections of the New Projects and Renewal Projects pages.
  • NOFA submissions from 2019, 2018, and 2017 are posted in the NOFA Archives page. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there was an automatic renewal for CoC-funded projects in 2020.

Additional instructions, resources, and guidance for the CoC Competition are located on HUD's website.

Project Applicants Should Keep In Mind:

  • First-time renewal projects must complete the entire renewal project application.
  • New project applications must be completed in full and in line with the new project application components permitted in this year’s competition
  • Dedicated HMIS projects, renewal and new, can only be submitted by the CoC’s designated HMIS Lead as identified in the CoC Applicant Profile in e-snaps.


Additional Guidance:

Please be sure you are signed up for the HUD CoC Program Listserv and the NYC CoC Listserv for future NOFO communications.

See the e-snaps: CoC Program Applications and Grants Management System page for toolkits and resources as well as the FY 2021 CoC Program Competition: Funding Availability page for additional information.



CoC Program Competition questions must be submitted to the following HUD.gov email addresses: