Canada Digital Adoption Program

Upgrade your business technology with an up to $100,000 interest free loan!


We Develop Your Customized Plan

Get a comprehensive report detailing the gaps in technology, and opportunities you can capitalize on to reach your business goals

Receive Your Grant

Through the CDAP, you'll receive a grant covering 90% of costs related to this plan's development.

Apply for an up to $100,000² interest free loan

Through BDC Canada, you may apply for a $100,000² interest free loan, to be used for upgrading your business technology!

Upgrade Your Business Tech!

With the help of Crescendo, you'll implement changes to your company's technology that will help you stay competitive!

Upgrade your Digital Systems through the CDAP Boost Your Business Technology Grant!

Crescendo Accounting & Consulting is proud to announce our acceptance into the Canada Digital Adoption Plan as Digital Advisors! We’ve always been strong supporters of SME’s (Small-Medium sized Enterprises) and are excited to offer this program to our clients going forward. We believe this will help close the gap between Canadian small businesses and larger competitors worldwide.  

With the Boost Your Business Technology Grant, your business can receive government funding to support planning your adoption of new digital technologies to stay competitive in today’s evolving business landscape. More information can be found on the official CDAP webpage.

Read on to find out how you can apply! 

Learn more with a Free Digital Advisor Strategy Session.

What does the 'Boost Your Business Technology' grant mean for my business?

  • Covers 90% of costs associated with Digital Adoption Planning¹ (up to $15,000)
  • Grants access to apply for up to $100,000 loan at 0% interest from BDC

    (Digital Adoption refers to modernizing business technology/systems to make your business more competitive and efficient.)

Grant Requirements

Your business must:
  • Be incorporated federally or provincially, or be a Canadian resident sole proprietor
  • 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
  • Deal with a Digital Advisor such as Crescendo to develop a Digital Adoption plan
Don’t qualify for the CDAP? We’d be happy to provide alternative solutions for your business. Find out more.

More information regarding eligibility requirements can be found here

North Star Metric

What We'll Help You Plan

We’ll develop a plan that involves: 
  • Automated invoicing, ordering & inventory management
  • ERP/CRM/Job costing software implementation
  • Compatible software Eco-systems
  • Modernizing traditional procedures 
  • Reducing the need for tech-support inquiries
  • Improving overall efficiency 

Every business has unique needs and priorities. We’ll work with you to establish the most impactful aspects to focus on.

What's in a Plan?

  • High-level executive summary of key elements of the plan
  • Business & Technology current state analysis
  • Digital adoption analysis and recommendations
  • Implementation roadmap
  • Skills and competencies required to implement the digital adoption plan
  • High-level financial requirements, change management and implementation complexity required of your business. 

Keep in mind every digital adoption plan varies depending on the structure and operations of your business! 

Ready to apply?

Improve your chances of a successful grant application!

Crescendo’s advisors will walk you through each stage of the process to help you understand the requirements and guidelines necessary for a successful grant application. 

Boost Your Business Technology - Step by Step Process


Book your free consultation with Crescendo Accounting & Consulting* to determine your eligibility.


We'll walk you through both your Program Application and guide you to the free Digital Needs Assessment (DNA).


We'll analyze your DNA results to understand where you're at.

Access the CDAP Marketplace to find an expert digital advisor to develop your plan!


Submit the Digital Adoption Plan we've developed to CDAP to receive up to $15,000 (90% of costs) incurred developing the Plan.


After grant approval, you may apply for a 0% interest, $100,000 loan from BDC to implement your plan.


Receive your $7,300 student work subsidy for to help implement your Digital Adoption Plan!

Digital Adoption Clients We've Worked With: