Match Requirements

What are the CoC Match requirements? (§ 578.73(a))

The CoC Program requires a 25 percent match of the awarded grant amount minus funds for leasing. Cash or in-kind resources will satisfy the match requirement.

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The leasing budget line item is not included in the grant’s match calculation.

FAQ: What are the match requirements in the CoC Program?

Is the match requirement specific to each grant? (§ 578.73(a))

Unless the CoC has a Unified Funding Agency (UFA), match must be provided on a per grant basis. In CoCs in which there is a UFA, the recipient may provide matching funds on a continuum-wide basis. See the CoC UFA Binder for more information.