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.

Get Started in e-snaps

Get Started in

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

View the e-snaps 101 Toolkit

Navigate e-snaps

Navigate e-snaps

e-snaps 201 Toolkit

Find resources to navigate e-snaps
from login to application submission.

Update the Applicant Profile

Access the Project Application in e-snaps

View the e-snaps 201 Toolkit

Apply for Project Funds

Apply for Project

Application Resources

Find resources that help applicants
submit funding applications.

Apply for Project Funds

Complete CoC Requirements

Complete CoC

Collaborative Applicant Resources

Find resources that help
Collaborative Applicants meet
registration and application
requirements and submit the CoC
Consolidated Application.

View Resources for the CoC
Collaborative Applicant

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

New Resources

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.

View FY 2023 Funding Opportunity.

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.

View Supplemental NOFO Funding Opportunity.

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.

Get Assistance


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.
  • e-snaps@hud.gov 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.

e-snaps FAQs

Start here. Quickly find answers to common questions about e-snaps, CoC Program applications, and the CoC Program NOFO.

Additional Resources

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

CoC Program Competition Archive