Eastern Ontario Development Program

Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario, Government of Canada • Applies only to: Ontario

If you live in rural Eastern Ontario, you could be eligible for a non-repayable contribution of up to $100,000 to start or grow a business.

Eligible projects for new businesses:

  • Training and mentoring
  • Starting up

Eligible projects for existing businesses:

  • Productivity improvements
  • Market diversification
  • Innovation and product development
  • Succession planning

To qualify, you must be able to fund 50% of the project. Other conditions apply.

This program is delivered by the 15 Community Futures Development Corporations of eastern Ontario.

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