See our Heritage and Facade Street Smarts Grant Program page for more information about applying for a grant application for improvements to Downtown Heritage Properties and Business Facades in Greater Napanee.
Eastern Ontario Development Fund (EODF)The Eastern Ontario Economic Development Fund is a four year, $80 million fund designed to help businesses create new jobs, and invest in new technologies, equipment or skills training for workers. It will also support economic development projects that will attract or retain investment in Ontario-based industries and communities. Individual business projects can qualify under the following criteria:
Individual businesses can receive up to fifteen per cent (15%) of total eligible expenditures to a maximum grant of $1.5 million. Also, up to 35% of total project costs may come from other public sector funding sources.
For more information, visit the www.ontario.ca/easternfund.
Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP)The Eastern Ontario Development Program promotes economic development in rural Eastern Ontario. The program - administered by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario and distributed through the local CFDC - contributes to the successful development of business and job opportunities, as well as sustainable self-reliant communities, by supporting community-based initiatives that attract and retain youth, support skills development, provide access to capital for new and existing businesses, and support technological enhancements. For more information please visit http://www.pelacfdc.ca/grantsc33.php. Other incentive programs currently available include: