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.
e-snaps 201 Toolkit
Find resources to navigate e-snaps
from login to application submission.
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
Annual Funding Competition
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.
FY 2021 Funding Status
The FY 2021 CoC Program Competition opened Wednesday, August 18, 2021, and closed Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 8:00 PM EST.
View the HUD press release announcing $2.65 billion in awards to help people experiencing homelessness.
FY 2022 Funding Status
The CoC Program Registration for the FY 2022 CoC Program Competition opened on March 4, 2022, and closed April 7, 2022, at 5:00 PM EDT.
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Start here. Quickly find answers to common questions about e-snaps, CoC Program applications, and the CoC Program NOFO.
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.
- firstname.lastname@example.org 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.