HUD awards discretionary funding through over 20 Grant programs that support HUD initiatives, including Affordable Housing Development and Preservation, Community and Economic Development, Environment and Energy, Fair Housing, Homelessness, Homeownership, Rental Assistance, and Supportive Housing and Services.
General Section - HUD publishes a General Section each Fiscal Year (FY) that contains requirements for all of HUD's competitive grant programs. To be considered for funding, applications must meet all applicable requirements of the General Section and the requirements in the Program NOFA.
2017 General Section
2016 General Section
Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) - The Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) is a notice published each year in Grants.gov for HUD’s Discretionary Funding Programs. This notice describes the type of funding available on a competitive basis and provides a contact where an application may be submitted, typically up to 60 to 90 days from the date of NOFA publication. Selection will then be made based upon specific factors and criteria identified within the NOFA.
Eligibility Requirements for Applicants of HUD's Grants Programs
General Administrative Requirements and Terms for HUD Financial Assistance Awards
Previous Funding Announcements (Archived)
Funding Notices - Funding Notices are published for existing Recipients of HUD’s Discretionary Funding Programs. These notices announce an extension of funding, along with the criteria existing recipients must meet to qualify for the funds extension.
2017 Funding Notices
Service Coordinator in Multifamily Housing Extension
2016 Funding Notices