DIGITALLY TRANSFORM YOUR BUSINESS WITH CDAP
Get up to $15,000 for a Digital Adoption Plan
The Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) is an initiative by the Canadian government that aims to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) digitally transform.
Digital adoption is a critical aspect for SMEs. Without it, they are unable to compete in today’s digital world. The program provides businesses with the tools, training, and support that they need for Digital Transformation.
Progress Tech is a Certified Digital Advisor meaning we are equipped not only to guide you through the grant and assessment phase of the program but also the execution phase when we put your plan into play.
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What is CDAP?
CDAP (Canada Digital Adoption Plan) was launched in 2022 by the Canadian Federal Government to support small & medium-sized businesses in digitally transforming their businesses. The program provides funding for digital solutions to improve the working technology and infrastructure of your business by adopting the right systems and streamlining your processes.
CDAP is a federal grant program that is available for 4 years, and as a Certified Digital Advisor, we provide support with Stream 2 of the program: the Boost Your Business Technology stream.
The Boost Your Business Technology stream will help businesses with the development and implementation of digital adoption strategies
Receive a grant to cover 90% of the eligible cost for creating a Digital Adoption Program plan, up to $15,000
Access a zero-interest loan through the BDC (up to $100,000 per loan) to put your plan into action
Apply for subsidized youth work placements for $7,300
As a Certified CDAP Digital Advisor by the federal government, we are uniquely equipped to support you with identifying the areas of your business that we can improve on within the parameters of the Canada Digital Adoption Program.
Fill out the form to find out if you are eligible for this program and how we can help you maximize your success!
Why choose us as your CDAP Digital Advisor?
As an approved Digital Advisor for Canada Digital Adoption Program, we have been chosen by the federal government as one of the providers for the program. So why choose us as your CDAP Digital Advisor?
We are experienced in devising digital business strategies. We have been serving our clients since 2018 and helping them with digital transformations.
We have more than five years of experience providing digital advisory services.
We have performed countless audits and have come up with the appropriate solutions for unique business needs.
We have expertise in digital technology solutions for SMEs. We serve different kinds of businesses with unique challenges and have the capacity and knowledge to customize digital technology solutions for each and every one.
We are able to provide all elements for a CDAP Digital Adoption Plan. Our team possesses the talent, experience and resources to plan and execute the Digital Adoption Program, while also following the rules laid out in the CDAP digital adoption plan guide.
A closer look at Boost Your Business Technology Grant
The Boost Your Business Technology stream, or Stream 2, is eligible for businesses that meet the following preliminary criteria:
A for-profit Canadian SME with annual revenues between $500,000 and $100,000,000
A sole proprietor whose owner is a Canadian resident or an incorporated business
A Canadian-controlled Private Corporation (CCPC) as defined by the Canada Revenue Agency and is privately owned
Have between 1 – 499 employees
A business that respects human rights codes, labor, environment, and anti-corruption standards
Businesses that get approved for Stream 2 are eligible for grants of up to 15,000 CAD to help create a Digital Adoption Plan. Additionally, they can get access to a zero-interest loan through the BDC (up to $100,000 per loan) to put your plan into action, as well as to subsidize youth work placements.
HOW MUCH MONEY IS THE CDAP GRANT?The grant portion of the CDAP is up to $15,000, and covers for up to 90% of the eligible digital advisory work. The client, you, is responsible for paying 10% of the grant up front to the Digital Advising company. The total project amount typically is $17,000 or higher, and upon completion of Digital Adoption Plan, you will need to submit both the invoices for project payments, and a copy of the Digital Adoption Plan on the CDAP portal for reimbursement up to $15,000.
WHEN DID THE CANADA DIGITAL ADOPTION PROGRAM START?March 3, 2022. Progress Tech began working on Digital Adoption plans as soon as the program began.
HOW DO I APPLY FOR CDAP?The best way to become part of the CDAP program is to prequalify your business in advance to make sure you will qualify for the program itself. You can prequalify on our website HERE and a representative from Progress Tech will be in touch to gather more information from you.
WHICH BUSINESSES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR CDAP?Any business that is incorporated, has at least one employee and also has made at least $500,000 in revenue at least one time over the last 3 years.
WHAT DOES A DIGITAL ADVISOR DO?A digital advisor is a team of certified, trusted and experienced technology experts. This team of technology experts work with you to discover all areas of your business that can be turned digital to improve efficiencies in your business workflow, operation, management, finance...etc.
WHEN DOES THE CDAP PROGRAM END?The CDAP program is a 4 year program developed by the Canadian Government and facilitated by BDC. The program began in 2022 so it is logical to think it will be over by 2026 however the program is so successful that there is always a chance that they will extend the program.