Our Programs


We provide loans of up to $250,000 for qualifying startups and small and medium-sized enterprises.

Strategy Consulting

Meet with one of our advisors to get feedback on your business plan.


Eastern Ontario Development Program: Non-repayable performance-based funding up to $100,000 for business development or community innovation.


Our Gaming and Entrepreneurship Lab offers world class U/X testing.


Compete for a $100,000 investment deal in our annual N100 Startup Competition.


New funding and acceleration initiative for tech startups and innovative SMEs.

Our Vision: Community Futures

Prosperity in Northumberland (and across Eastern Ontario) through innovation and entrepreneurship.

How do we get there?

By providing financing and strategy for entrepreneurs. We provide loans of up to $250,000 for business start up, stabilization and expansion.

Who do we work with?

Growth-oriented SMEs, next generation startups and twenty-first century institutions who are creating local economic opportunities and high quality jobs.

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March 6: Deadline for applications for our fourth annual N100 Startup Competition.

May 4: N100 Pitch Contest event at the Capitol Theatre, Port Hope. Get your tickets here.

Every Monday: Northumberland Makers meet at the Cobourg Public Library on Maker Mondays normally 6-8pm. All are welcome. Visit the new Facebook page!

Every Thursday: Mathieu Dallaire from BDC is in our offices to discuss financing opportunities for SMEs.

Key Program Contacts

Wendy Curtis
Executive Director
NBDA Corp.
905-372-8315 x227
Email Wendy

Susan Latta
Business Manager
905-372-8315 x223
Email Susan

John Hayden
905-372-8315 x224
Email John

Thomas Coughlan
Business Development Officer
905-372-8315 x226
Email Thomas

Kim Botrie
Administrative Assistant
NBDA Corp.
905-372-8315 x221
Email Kim

Find out how we can help you grow your ideas.

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