Welcome to e-snaps

Welcome to E-snaps! E-snaps is the application and grants management system for the HUD Continuum of Care (CoC) Program. It supports the collaborative application process known as the CoC Program Competition.

The E-snaps system is to be used by authorized persons only. If you are an authorized user, please log in by entering a valid user name and password. If you have any difficulty with this process please contact the System Administrator. You may also use the Links on the left menu to navigate through the system, and access application forms and other related links. If you need assistance in navigating the system please access the Help instructions in each section.

If you are not yet an authorized user, and need access to this system on behalf of your Continuum of Care or as a project applicant, you may request a user name through the Registration process.

The information collection requirements contained in this application have been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3520). This agency may not collect this information, and you are not required to complete this form, unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.

Information is submitted in accordance with the regulatory authority contained in each program rule. The information will be used to rate applications, determine eligibility, and establish grant amounts.

Selection of applications for funding under the Continuum of Care Program are based on rating factors listed in the Notice of Fund Availability (NOFA), which is published each year to announce the Continuum of Care Program funding round. The information collected in the application form will only be collected for specific funding competitions.

CoC Program Registration:
OMB Approval No. 2506-0182 (exp. 01/31/2018)

Public reporting burden for this collection is estimated to average 3 hours per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information.

CoC Program Application:
OMB Approval 2506-0112 (exp. 2/28/2022)

Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 190 hours per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information. The reporting burden for Continuums of Care is estimated to average 204 hours and the reporting burden for applicants is expected to average 30 hours.

Technical Submission:
OMB Approval No. 2506-0183 (8/31/2016)

Public reporting burden for the collection of information is estimated to average 11 hours per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information.

Annual Performance Reporting
OMB Approval No. 2506-0145 (exp. pending)

Public reporting burden for the Annual Performance Report is estimated to average 28 hours per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information.



To the extent that any information collected is of a confidential nature, there will be compliance with Privacy Act requirements. However, the Continuum of Care Program application does not request the submission of such information.

Warning: HUD will prosecute false claims and statements. Conviction may result in criminal and/or civil penalties (U.S.C. 1001, 1010, 1012; 31 U.S.C. 3729, 3802).

System of Use Notification
This system is the property of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Misuse or unauthorized access to this system may be subject to the provisions of the U.S. Federal Criminal Code (18 USC 1030. Fraud and Related Activity with Computers). Access to the HUD network and resources requires the use of an authorized HUD user account number and password. This information is sensitive and must never be shared with anyone at any time. Doing so increases the risk of access by an unauthorized person posing as you. Authorized personnel will also treat information about HUD resources (i.e., system names, technologies employed, etc.) as sensitive and will not reveal it to unauthorized personnel.
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