FY2013 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program NOFA: CoC Program Competition

This page contains official HUD releases related to the FY 2013 - FY 2014 CoC Program Competition. The CoC Program Competition closed 7:59:59 p.m. eastern standard time, February 3, 2014

Trainings

CoC Program Trainings and Resources
Instructional guides and resources are provided to assist CoC Collaborative Applicants and individual project applicants with completing the annual electronic applications for homeless assistance funding in e-snaps. Instructional guides and resources on this page are organized under four tabs: General Resources, CoC Registration, CoC Application – Collaborative Applicants, and CoC Application – Project Applicants.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

FAQs for the Continuum of Care Program Competition

Notices

CDFA

14.267

Funding Opportunity Number

FR-5700-N-31B

Opportunity Title

Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Fiscal Years 2013 and 2014 Continuum of Care Program Competition

Close Date

February 3, 2014

Broadcasts and Webinars

FY 2013 - FY 2014 CoC Program Competition NOFA Broadcast
A discussion of the FY 2013 – FY 2014 CoC Program Competition NOFA as well as information for completing the FY 2013 – FY 2014 CoC Application, FY 2013 Project applications, including the UFA Costs project application and CoC Planning project applications, and the FY 2013 CoC Priority Listings.

FY2012 CoC Program Competition Debriefing Broadcast - August 23, 2013
Provides an overview of the FY2012 CoC Program Competition, including highlights from the FY2012 competition. The webcast also provides a discussion on the FY2013 Grant Inventory Worksheet (GIW) and CoC Registration process.

Forms and Supporting Documents

FY 2013 CoC Annual Renewal Demand (ARD) and ARD Less 5 Percent
This document is designed to make the ranking process easier for Collaborative Applicants because they need to work among four different project listings in the CoC Project Priority Listings in e-snaps. Once the rows have been populated by the Collaborative Applicant, the Ranking Spreadsheet can be sorted by Rank Number, Applicant Name, Project Name, Expiring Grant Number, Project Type, Component Type, Amount Requested, or Amount Ranked.

FY2013 Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Funding Bill Appropriations
An excerpt, published in the document Appropriations Committee Approves the Fiscal Year 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Funding Bill, discusses the Committee's concern about the renewal burden in the Continuum of Care (CoC) Program.

FY2013 CoC Names/Numbers, Geography Codes, and Preliminary Pro Rata Need Amounts

Provides the FY2013 list of CoC names and numbers and the Preliminary Pro Rata Need (PPRN) amounts based on the geography codes located within each CoC’s jurisdiction with the corresponding need amounts.

Calculating Unmet Need for Homeless Individuals and Families Guidebook and Worksheets
Assists CoCs in completing the unmet need calculation. The guidance introduces standardized formulas and procedures for calculating unmet need and identifies the data needed for the calculations. A document titled "Worksheets for Calculating Unmet Need" is also available to assist with these calculations.

FY2013 CoC Merger Financial Worksheet
Assists CoCs that are considering consolidating, or merging, with one or more CoCs to understand the Final Pro-Rata Need that will be used to determine a merged CoC's CoC planning costs and Unified Funding Agency (UFA) costs (if the Collaborative Applicant is designated as an UFA).

Fair Market Rent and Income Limits Lookup Mobile Application
Allows users to search Fair Market Rents and Income Limits by current location or by metropolitan area, county, zip code and/or address.

FY2013 CoC Ranking Tool
Designed to make the ranking process easier for Collaborative Applicants as they will have to toggle among three different project listings in the CoC Project Priority Listings in e-snaps. Once the rows have been populated by the Collaborative Applicant, the Ranking Spreadsheet can be sorted by Rank Number, Applicant Name, Project Name, Expiring Grant Number, Project Type, Component Type, Amount Requested, or Amount Ranked.