Date Published: June 2018
Yes. Project applicants may create a new project that expands an existing non-CoC Program-funded projects as outlined in Section III.C.3.i.(2) of the FY 2018 CoC Program Competition NOFA using Domestic Violence (DV) Bonus funds so long as the project will be dedicated to serve survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking. The new expansion project must specify the additional units, beds, persons served, or services that will be added to the existing non-CoC Program funded project clearly stating how the expansion activities will be dedicated specifically for survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking that meet the definition of homeless in paragraph (4) of 24 CFR 578.3.
The use of DV Bonus funds to expand eligible renewal CoC Program projects (Section III.C.3.i.(1)) is prohibited.