Through OED grants and CPEP awards, Maui non-profits are provided assistance in developing business strategies, operational plans, marketing, access to information to evaluate program impacts, and resources for leveraging outside support. In addition, OED funds help to promote Maui's destination and cultural assets to the visitor while furthering economic development.
The office promotes a desirable quality of life through projects that enhance our environment and enrich the lives and skills of our residents. Our long term goal is to support the diversification of our economy by attracting new businesses, creating good paying jobs for Maui residents, encouraging more Maui grown entrepreneurs, and strengthening our niche markets.
The Office of Economic Development administers funds through two programs. Each has its own criteria and requirements. To learn more about the application process please click on the following links: