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. CDAPprovides
funding and support to businesses, as well as training and work opportunities for young
The program offers two grant options:
The Grow your Business Online grant helps small businesses take advantage of e-commerce
opportunities, by providing:
o Access to a network of e-commerce advisors for advice and support
o 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:
o Free digital assessment tool to evaluate your own digital readiness
o Up $15,000to consult a digital advisor and develop a digital adoption plan
o Up to $100,000 in interest-free loans from BDC to help implement the digital
o Funded work placements for students or recent graduates who can help with digital
BDC can help you bring your digital adoption plan to life!
1. You've completed your digital adoption plan, as part of CDAP OR under another recognized program submitted to ISED
2. Submit a request to BDC for a 0% interest loan of up to $100,000.
3. If accepted, receive up to $100,000 loan.