Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP)

CDAP

Update February 19, 2024

Applications for the Boost Your Business Technology grant are currently closed.


Due to a high volume of interest, the Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) Boost Your Business Technology grant is fully subscribed and is no longer accepting new applications. If you have a valid CDAP grant agreement, you can continue to work with us and submit your claim for reimbursement once your Digital Plan is complete. Be sure to check when your agreement expires and submit your claim before that date to remain eligible for the grant.

The CDAP Grow Your Business Online grant remains open for applications.


How Canadians do business has changed. To stay competitive and grow, small and medium- sized businesses need to adopt new digital tools.


The Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) can help get your business online, give your e-commerce presence a boost or help digitalize your business’s operations. CDAP provides funding and support to businesses, as well as training and work opportunities for young Canadians.


The program offers two grant options:

The Grow your Business Online grant helps small businesses take advantage of e-commerce opportunities, by providing:

  • Access to a network of e-commerce advisors for advice and support
  • Up to $2,400 to buy new e-commerce tools

The Boost Your Business Technology grant helps small and medium-sized businesses adopt new digital technologies, by providing:

  • Free digital assessment tool to evaluate your own digital readiness
  • Up $15,000 to consult a digital advisor and develop a digital adoption plan
  • Up to $100,000 in interest-free loans from BDC to help implement the digital adoption plan
  • Funded work placements for students or recent graduates who can help with digital transformation

Visit the Canada Digital Adoption Program website today!