The Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP) delivered through the Frontenac CFDC is now closed to applications and all of the 2018 funds have been fully expended. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all those business owners who accessed the program and to congratulate them on the successes they have achieved. You can find a full listing of approved EODP Projects by visiting

EODP is funded through the Federal Development Agency of Southern Ontario (FedDev) and delivered through the 15 Eastern Ontario Community Futures Development Corporations and the Eastern Ontario CFDC Network.

In addition to the EODP Projects funded by the Frontenac CFDC, Northumberland CFDC funded what is referred to as the Collaborative Economic Development Program (CEDP) which are larger-scaled projects throughout Eastern Ontario. For a listing of these projects visit

For more information, contact Sue Theriault, Office Manager/EODP Coordinator 1-613-372-1414 or 1-888-372-9962 or email

Funded Projects

View Funded Projects for 2015/16

View Funded Projects for 2016/17

View Funded Projects for 2017/18

View Funded Projects for 2018/19

Other GRANT OPTIONS to assist you in growing your business:

  • development in eastern Ontario.
  • Federal Development of Southern Ontario – is a government agency that works with southern Ontario’s communities, businesses and not-for-profits to address regional and global economic challenges.   The deliver a number of programs to help create, retain and grow businesses.
  • National Research Council of Canada – is the Government of Canada’s premier organization for research and development
  • Ontario Ministry of Agriculture Food and Rural Affairs – delivers a range of programs and services for the agriculture and food sectors and rural affairs.  They also provide information on food safety, livestock, crops and environment.
  • Agricultural Adaptation Council – administers government funding to help you build your agribusiness ideas.
  • The Funding Portal – headquartered in Toronto, is Canada’s  bilingual one-window gateway to improve access to 11,000 sources of government funding and private financing.
  • Collaborative Economic Development Projects (CEDP) –  there are no Collaborative EODP funds available for the balance of the EODP contract period ending Dec. 2018.