Unified Homelessness Grant for Fiscal Years 2019-2021

2019 Challenge Grant NOFA

2019 HUD Grant NOFA

Opening Doors Continuum of Care


Opening Doors, the Lead Agency for FL-511 Pensacola Escambia/Santa Rosa County Consortium, Continuum of Care announces HUD’s Funding Availability for the 2019 Continuum of Care Program Competition (#FR-6300-N-25) for the State Fiscal Year 19/20 funding period.

Opening Doors is seeking requests from prospective sub grantees interested in providing services to the homeless in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties.

Services for homeless families with children, chronically homeless men and women, homeless unaccompanied youth, homeless veterans, and victims fleeing domestic violence are eligible activities.  Priorities for the 2019 Continuum of Care Program Competition are:

-Housing First Permanent Housing for Homeless Categories 1 and 4

-Permanent Housing (Rapid Rehousing)

-Domestic Violence

-Supportive Services Only

-Coordinated Entry


-Expansion of Services



Opening Doors

1020 N New Warrington Rd.
Pensacola, FL 32506

State of Florida 2019 2019 Continuum of Care

Program Competition NOFA:


Sub grantee application can be downloaded at the Opening Doors website

1 Subrecipient Agency Profile

Ranking and Scoring Criteria

Dates Activity
July 3, 2019 Federal release of the CoC NOFA
July 18, 2019 Notice sent to Public
August 2, 2019 at 10:00am CST Prospective Sub-Awardee Briefing: OD 1020 N New Warrington Rd.
August 23, 2019 by 5:00pm CST Submission Deadline for Sub-Awardee’s Project
August 30, 2019 Project Submission to Selection Committee
September 6, 2019 Sub-Award Project Ranking
September 10, 2019 Notice to Sub-Awardees
September 16, 2019 by 5:00pm CST Sub-Awardee Appeal Deadline
September 30, 2019 by 8pm EST Deadline for Grant submission to HUD
TBA Anticipated Date to Post Notice of Grant Award
TBA Anticipated effective date of grant agreement