Funding programs for businesses and community organizations

Haliburton County Development Corporation currently supports three funding programs:


Business Expansion & Innovation Program (BEIP)

Local Initiatives Program (LIP)

Rural Innovation Initiative Eastern Ontario (RIIEO)


Who can apply

New and existing commercial enterprises including sole proprietors, partnerships, corporations, co-operatives, social enterprises or Aboriginal organizations.

 Not-for-profit community organizations

Private, for-profit, businesses with the potential to grow through innovation; Social Enterprises with the potential for growth through innovation; and Fourth Pillar Not-For-Profit organizations supporting business and community transition into the new rural economy.


How much 

50% of project costs - up to $10,000  80% of project costs - up to $5,000  50% of project costs - up to $100,000

When can we apply

Anytime - Full applications are due May 31, 2019

     Applications for 2019/2020 funding will be accepted until April 15, 2019

Contact HCDC if you have a project in need of funding.

  Applications for 2019/2020 can be submitted any time

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 These funding programs are made possible by support from FedDev Ontario