e-snaps is the electronic Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Application and Grants Management System that HUD’s Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS) uses to support the CoC Program funding application and grant awards process for the CoC Program.
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e-snaps 101 Toolkit
Find resources to access e-snaps and
connect to the correct organizational
and CoC e-snaps accounts.
Create an e-snaps User Profile
Access Your Organization's e-snaps Account
Determine What Type of Applicant You Are
e-snaps 201 Toolkit
Find resources to navigate e-snaps
from login to application submission.
Access the Project Application in e-snaps
Apply for Project
Find resources that help applicants
submit funding applications.
Collaborative Applicant Resources
Find resources that help
Collaborative Applicants meet
registration and application
requirements and submit the CoC
CoC Program Funding Opportunities
HUD is statutorily required to administer the CoC Program Competition each year. Information will be posted below regarding Fiscal Year Notice of Funding Availability deadlines, when available.
Sign up for the CoC Program Listserv
The recently launched CoC Program Series for Tribal Communities and Organizations New to the CoC Program offers resources to Tribes, Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs), and Tribal communities to assess whether the CoC Program supports community priorities and activities. View all resources.
FY 2023 CoC Program Competition
FY 2023 CoC Program Registration for Collaborative Applicants and United Funding Agencies (UFAs) closed March 2, 2023, at 5:00 PM EST.
The CoC Review process will be announced via listserv. CoC Registration and CoC Review resources are available.
FY 2022 CoC Program Competition
The FY 2022 CoC Program Competition opened on August 1, 2022 and closed on September 30, 2022, at 8:00 PM EDT.
View FY 2022 Funding Opportunity.
Unsheltered and Rural Homelessness NOFO
This funding opportunity opened on June 22, 2022, and closed on October 20, 2022, at 8:00 PM EDT.
Apply for Project Funds
The FY 2023 CoC Program Competition is not open. This section includes FY 2022 CoC Program Competition resources for the CoC Application, CoC Priority Listing, and all Project Applications, as well as some applicable FY 2021 resources, that provide information about what you will find once e-snaps opens for the competition. There may be changes in e-snaps functionality, forms, and questions once the competition opens.
CoC Collaborative Applicant
Questions about the CoC Program Competition must be submitted to the appropriate HUD.gov email address, as follows:
- CoCNOFO@hud.gov for questions about the NOFO, competition, and applications.
- email@example.com for questions about e-snaps technical issues, including creating an individual user profile, lockouts/password resets, requesting access to a CoC’s or project applicant’s e-snaps account, navigating e-snaps, updating the Applicant Profile, identifying the funding opportunity, creating a project, and accessing the application on the Submissions screen.
Questions about policy and program implementation should continue to be submitted to the HUD Exchange Ask A Question (AAQ) portal. In Step 2 of the question submission process, select “CoC Program” from the “My question is related to” drop down list. Do not submit competition questions or questions about e-snaps to the CoC Program AAQ help desk or the e-snaps AAQ help desk.
Start here. Quickly find answers to common questions about e-snaps, CoC Program applications, and the CoC Program NOFO.
Other SNAPS Resources
Homelessness Assistance Programs
CoC: Continuum of Care Program
Grant Inventory Worksheet Reports
Awards, Allocations, and Past Competitions
CoC Funding Awards and Allocations
News and Announcements
FY 2023 CoC Program Registration Forms Available in e-snapsDate Posted: January 10, 2023
HUD Publishes Technical Correction to Special NOFO to Address Unsheltered and Rural HomelessnessDate Posted: October 06, 2022
FY 2022 CoC Program Competition Deadline Reminder – Applications Due TodayDate Posted: September 30, 2022
Submitting and Amending Applications in e-snapsDate Posted: September 27, 2022
CoC Program Special NOFO Digest: Landlord EngagementDate Posted: September 15, 2022
Revised FY 2022 CoC GIWs PostedDate Posted: August 24, 2022