The deadline to apply for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is three weeks away. All applications for the FY21 YHDP NOFO must be submitted no later than June 28, 2022, at 11:59 PM EDT to Grants.gov. YHDP is an initiative designed to address systemic responses to youth homelessness and significantly reduce the number of youth experiencing homelessness. Through this NOFO, HUD will award approximately $72 million in up to 25 participating communities. All CoCs are encouraged to consider applying for the FY 2021 YHDP NOFO.
The HUD.gov YHDP page has several resources to help your community apply for this funding opportunity, including:
- PDF versions of the YHDP NOFO and Appendices
- Resources for determining if your community qualifies as rural
- A blank debriefing document from the FY 2019 and 2020 YHDP NOFO competition to see strengths and weaknesses of previous competitions
- Recordings, transcripts, and other resources from the FY 2021 YHDP NOFO webinars