RFPs and NOFAs
Supportive housing nonprofit organizations rely on an array of city, state, federal and private funding sources to develop and operate supportive housing. These sources routinely release Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Notices of Funds Availability (NOFA) to announce when specific funding streams are available. Below, you’ll find a list of the most recent supportive housing RFPs. For a detailed list of every funding source available to New York supportive housing providers, visit our Funding Guide. To receive RFP and NOFA alerts via email, join the Network's mailing list.
- FHLBNY Affordable Housing Program (AHP)
The Federal Home Loan Bank of New York (FHLBNY) released an application for its Affordable Housing Program (AHP) on April 6, 2018. Proposals are due May 25, 2018. A total of $45 million is available for awards.
- NYC HPD Clinton/Hell’s Kitchen RFP
The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) released an RFP to develop a series of high-quality, sustainable, mixed-use and mixed-income affordable housing developments in the Clinton/Hell's Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan on April 9, 2018. Proposals are due July 13, 2018.
- NYC HPD Preservation Buyers RFQ (Neighborhood Pillars Program)
Through this RFQ, HPD will establish a list of Qualified Preservation Buyers that HPD designates as qualified to acquire privately owned regulated, rent stabilized, and/or unregulated properties, to ensure responsible ownership and long-term affordability. Proposals are due on May 31, 2018.
- NYS OTDA Operational Support for AIDS Housing (OSAH)
The New York State Office of Temporary & Disability Assistance (OTDA) released an RFP for Operational Support for AIDS Housing (OSAH) on March 14th, 2018. Proposals are due May 4, 2018. A total of $982,000 is available for awards.
- NYS DOH Medicaid Redesign Team Health Home Supportive Housing Program
The New York State Department of Health (DOH) released an RFP for Health Home Supportive Housing Program on February 9, 2018. This round includes $8 million to renew currently funded programs and add new programs. The program will fund up to 16 grants of up to $500,000 each to provide rental assistance and housing supports to Health Home eligible people.
- NYS OMH Supported Housing RFP
The New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) released an RFP for Supported Housing on November 29, 2017. This round includes 70 units in New York City an 30 units on Long Island.
- NYC 15/15 Congregate Supportive Housing - Services Only
NYC Human Resources Administration (HRA) has released a Request for Proposals (RFP), Provision of Congregate Supportive Housing.
Note: This RFP is only available through the HHS Accelerator system for those organizations prequalified in the relevant service areas. Proposals must be submitted through the HHS Accelerator system. Go to www.nyc.gov.hhsaccelerator to learn more.
- NYC 15/15 Scattered Site RFP
NYC Human Resources Administration (HRA) has released an open-ended Request for Proposals (RFP) for scattered site housing in NYC. Proposals will be accepted beginning on June 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM and MUST be downloaded from and submitted through NYC HRA HHS Accelerator system. To log into the HHS Accelerator system click here. If you are not registered in HHS Accelerator please click here.
- Senior Affordable Housing Tenant Services
NYC HRA has released an RFP for Senior Affordable Housing Tenant Services in newly developed, affordable senior housing residences which include a set-aside for homeless seniors, such as those developed by HPD's Senior Affordable Rental Apartments (SARA) program.
- NYS HCR Multifamily Open Window RFP 2017
The Multifamily Open Window RFP includes programs that work as subsidy with 4% as-of-right LIHTCs, but several may be used in capital-only projects. HCR matches 4% LIHTCs with its Supportive Housing Opportunity Program (SHOP) and other subsidies to develop supportive housing projects. This RFP represents an essential piece of the governor’s plan to build 6,000 units of supportive housing in five years, and 20,000 over fifteen years.