TORONTO – The Authorities of Canada has launched the Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) to assist small and medium-sized companies enhance their capabilities by means of know-how. This system consists of two streams, with the bigger, Increase Your Enterprise Expertise, grant providing as much as $15,000 per group.
The primary part of the grant focuses on technique growth. The funds should go in the direction of retaining an accepted digital advisor, who will construct out a digital adoption plan, tailor-made the group’s particular wants. Following this, Enterprise Improvement Financial institution of Canada (BDC) present an curiosity free mortgage of as much as $100,000 which can be utilized for the acquisition and implementation of latest know-how.
“Our authorities is dedicated to making sure that every one Canadian companies profit from the digital financial system – from most important avenue retail retailers to entrepreneurs to producers. The Canada Digital Adoption Program will assist as many as 160,000 small- and medium- sized companies to undertake new applied sciences whereas creating hundreds of jobs for younger Canadians. I encourage small enterprise and house owners and entrepreneurs to use for the CDAP and leverage know-how to develop their enterprise and entry new clients all over the world.” – The Hon. Mary Ng, Minister of Worldwide Commerce, Export Promotion, Small Enterprise and Financial Improvement.
One of many accepted advisors that companies can work with is Sofa & Associates, digital specialists who’ve accomplished over two thousand profitable initiatives, working with all method of platforms, from legacy programs to the newest know-how.
“We’re working with an fascinating vary of organizations by means of this program who’re all at totally different phases of their journey in the direction of digital maturity. The grant supplies funds to start or speed up digital initiatives and removes a component of danger by funding complete technique growth earlier than diving into implementations. – James Ellis, Enterprise Analyst, Sofa & Associates.
The Sofa & Associates web site supplies additional details about this system, grant eligibility and undertaking outcomes.