CDAP Program is Closed. But not for approved applicants…

On February 19, 2024; the government closed the CDAP program almost two years early. Applications are shut down, but if you’ve already finished your application and have been approved, you can still complete the program. You have 9 months from approval to complete the process. Book a call today to find out how.

Is Your Business Digitally Savvy?


Ask a Certified Advisor About CDAP

Set up a call with a certified CDAP advisor to answer any questions you have about the program. Our team has over 25 years of digital marketing, sales and business expertise and will ensure you are set up for success and growth. Pick a day and time that is convenient for you and we will call you to discuss the CDAP program and answer any questions.


Everbrave is the perfect CDAP Digital Advisor for companies seeking to:


Implement a CRM into your sales and/or marketing department.


Develop a customized digital growth strategy and roadmap to drive sales and marketing efforts.


Unlock new opportunities to scale your business by expanding customer reach and data analysis while enhancing efficiencies to drive growth.


Successfully introduce fit-to-purpose digital tools to enable/expand:

  • E-Commerce Capabilities
  • Sales/ Marketing Process Automation, Integration and Tracking
  • POS Capabilities
  • Inventory, Ordering or Reservation Systems
  • Collaboration, and more!
Let Everbrave Guide Your Digital Transformation Strategy

Frequently Asked Questions

Are you eligible? 
  • Be incorporated federally or provincially, or be a Canadian resident sole proprietor
  • Is consumer-facing (sells goods and services directly to end consumers  , including B2B)
  • Be a for-profit, privately owned business
  • Have between 1 – 499 full time equivalent employees
  • Have at least $500,000 of annual revenues in one of the previous three tax years
  • Commits to maintaining a digital adoption strategy for six months
What is the Canadian Digital Adoption Program? (CDAP)

The Canadian Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) is a Government of Canada Program designed to help businesses and individuals fully embrace the benefits of technology.

It provides a grant that covers 90% of the costs (up to $15,000) to help SME’s with the cost of getting a professional strategy to adopt new technologies into their business. This strategy will be provided by a qualified CDAP Digital Advisor.

What steps are involved?
  • Create an account here.
  • Confirm eligibility & apply.
  • Once approved, choose a Digital Advisor, such as Everbrave to create your plan.
  • Pay the Digital Advisor, who will ensure the completed plan meets grant requirements.
  • Submit the completed plan & invoices to the Government of Canada for approval.
  • Collect your grant money.
Which businesses are ineligible?

The following businesses/ organizations are ineligible:

  • Corporate chains, franchises or registered charities
  • Representatives of a multi-level marketing company
  • Brokerage firms (e.g. real estate agents, investment advisors, insurance agents, etc.)
  • Businesses engaged in online reselling or drop-shipping reliant on third-party suppliers
  • Wholesale or distribution businesses and manufacturers (unless you sell directly to consumers)

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Who Is Eligible for the BDC Loan?

You're eligible if you have completed a digital adoption plan:

  • As part of CDAP and have received your grant OR
  • Under another recognized digital adoption program and submitted it to CDAP

Loan Amounts Offered:

  • Business revenues of $500,000 to $5 million: loans between $25,000 and $50,000
  • Business revenues over $5 million: loans between $25,000 and $100,000

Meet Everbrave: Your Partner in Growth!

Founded in 1999 (and rebranded in 2014) we’re one of Canada’s leading Growth Agencies. Our team of strategists, creatives, content producers and digital specialists have worked with B2B and B2C clients across a huge range of sectors across Canada and the USA.