Getting Ready to Apply
Applications for the Grow Your Business Online Grant are submitted through our grant partner, Digital Main Street.
To ensure your business meets the eligibility requirements, please have the following information ready for the application:
Should you have questions, please contact Small Business BC’s Canada Digital Adoption Program team at:
Your proof of payment should include the following information:
The dates(s) of the proof(s) of payment must not be earlier than your approved Spending Plan date.
Description of Products/Services Purchased
The proof of payment should clearly indicate the products/services purchased from the supplier. These listed items should be approved products and services under the Canada Digital Adoption Program (see Grant Expense Eligibility section of this page).
Total of the Products and Services
The total spent on approved products and services on the proof of payment may be greater than $2,400. However, reimbursement will only total up to $2,400.
Tax Charges (GST/PST/HST) will NOT be reimbursed. Grant payments will be issued based on the cost of the expense before taxes.
The proof of payment should clearly indicate the supplier’s:
- Business Name
- Business Address
- Business GST (if applicable)
- Business PST (if applicable)
The proof of payment should clearly indicate the applicant’s:
- Business Name
- Business Address (business must be based in BC)
Please note that receipts paid by cash are NOT an accepted payment method for this grant as verification of the payment cannot be substantiated. Also, no handwritten receipts will be accepted. The receipt must show a method of payment. Some forms of payment include: