Applying For Funds

Gateway Application Materials

The FY22 Gateway application will open February 8, 2021. Submissions are due to CSB by 5pm Thursday March 11, 2021. Please contact Cathy Ellerbrock with any questions (

Permanent Housing Development Process

2021 Continuum of Care Application & 2022 Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) Application

The Continuum of Care governing body will review and prioritize any projects requesting 2022 OHFA tax credits and/or 2021 CoC bonus funds in May 2021.

For projects that requested prioritization in the last year: Let us know by April 15 if you are requesting prioritization for OHFA and/or CoC funds and whether your Project Plan will stay the same. If you are requesting CoC prioritization, provide any updates by April 15. If you are only requesting OHFA prioritization, updates will be due October 8.

For new projects: Submit a Concept Paper by Thursday, April 15, 2021. We welcome proposals from any interested party, regardless of whether you currently receive CSB or CoC funding. Before beginning work on a Concept Paper, please reach out to us so we can consult on the feasibility of the project, given the number of projects already in the planning stage and the system’s needs.

Please send submissions to Heather Notter ( per the timeline below. The Information Packet and Concept Paper format are below. 



April 15, 2021 New Concept Papers and requests for OHFA and CoC prioritization due to CSB

May 17, 2021 CoC Board discusses projects and formulates recommendations for CoC

May 24, 2021 CoC discusses, approves, and prioritizes projects

Summer 2021 CoC Project Applications due to CSB

October 8, 2021 Project Plans for OHFA prioritization due to CSB

November 2021 Project Plans presented to Citizens Advisory Council (and Youth Action Board, if appropriate) and PSH providers

December 2021/January 2022 CoC Board discusses OHFA projects and formulates recommendations for CoC

January 2022 CoC discusses, approves, and prioritizes OHFA projects

February 2022 OHFA tax credit applications due

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