Get a $2,400 Grant From The Canadian Government For Digital Adoption
What Is The Grant?
The grant will help up to 90,000 small businesses with digital adoption.
According to the Government of Canada, eligible costs include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Costs related to the implementation of a digital e-commerce plan (e.g. online reservation/booking tools, online ordering systems, electronic payments)
- Costs related to website search optimization
- Costs related to the installation of an e-commerce platform (including subscription fees/costs)
- Costs of back-office solutions to support an e-commerce strategy
- Costs of social media advertising
- Costs related to the creation of customer databases
The qualification is pretty relaxed so many small business are likely to qualify.
According to the Government of Canada, applications can only be submitted by a small business that meets all of the following criteria:
- Is a for-profit business (including for-profit social enterprises and co-operatives)
- Is a registered or incorporated business
- Is a consumer-facing business
- Can be accessed by consumers or provides in-person services to consumers
- Has at least one employee
- Must commit to maintaining digital adoption strategy for six months after participation in the program
- Must consent to participating in follow-up surveys, sharing information with the Government of Canada (ISED and Statistics Canada), and having the name of the business published as a recipient of funding
Does My Business Qualify
If you answered yes to the section above plus can answer yes to the below questions, then the answer is likely a yes!
- Do you have less than 499 employees?
- Is your small business not listed in a sector below?
- real estate
- corporate chain
- corporate franchise
- registered charity
- multi-level marketing company
- Is your head office in Canada?
- Are you looking to either sell online or undertake digital transformation?
If you answered yes to all of the above then you qualify!
To find out which grant suits you best answer one last question.
Did you have annual revenues between $500,000 and $1,000,000 in either 2020, 2019 or 2018?
Neumarkets Can Help
Once you qualify, we’ll create a custom package for $2,400 + HST to assist with Digital Adoption for one of the following services:
- eCommerce Implementation or Planning
- Conversion Rate Optimization
- Digital Marketing
- Search Engine Optimization
- Social Media Marketing
- Social Media Advertising
- Marketing Automation
We will include 6-months of reporting and assist with the follow-up surveys to make your life easier.
Please complete the form below to let us know how we can help you.