Announcement of the FY 2021 CoC Program Competition

It’s HUD CoC Program Competition time!  The FY-2021 CoC Program Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) opened August 18, 2021 @ 4:14PM (see attached FY 2021 Continuum of Care Program Competition outlook item).  Applications are due to HUD on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 by 8:00 PM EST.

Metro Community Development (MCD) is the Flint/Genesee County CoC designated Collaborative Applicant; therefore, MCD is responsible for overseeing the application process for these funds.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to review these materials carefully and note 1) the Letter of Intent to apply is due September 10th by 5:00 PM, and 2) project applications are due to Metro Community Development, Monday, October 11, 2021 by 3:00 PM. Please send all communications to (If unable to email please drop off at MCD, 1174 Robert T Longway Blvd. Flint MI 48503, ATTN: Myra Hinkle).  For the detailed FY-2021 NOFO local competition timelines, CLICK HERE.

To review the  FY-2021 NOFO Flint/Genesee County CoC Local Competition Request for Proposals public announcement (issued Tuesday August 31, 2021)  CLICK HERE.

For HUD NOFO details refer to the attachment FY21 Continuum of Care Competition FR-6500-N-25.   For a preview of the FY-2021 NOFO Rating and Ranking tool click here.

The amount of funding estimated to be available from HUD is $2,087,152 for Tier 1 based on the amount of currently funded projects eligible for renewal funding.  In addition,  $251,187 is available through CoC Bonus and/or reallocation  and $753,561 is available for Domestic Violence Projects and $150,712 for CoC planning.  If you have any questions or concerns regarding this funding NOFO allocation notice, please feel free to send email to