Add Value with the Small Business Digital Grant Program

The Small Business Digital Grants Program gives you the opportunity to increase your digital presence, allowing you to be found online. This will improve your brand’s reputation and increase its awareness, thus aiding in the attainment of leads, sales or any other goal you are looking to achieve.

Digital Grants

Do you own a small to medium size business?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the above question we have great news for you! The Queensland Government’s Small Business Grants Program is here, allowing small businesses easier access to digital technologies and services.

What does this mean for you?

If you’re looking to grow your business and harness new digital technologies that are emerging, then this grant is for you. The Queensland Government is willing to match funding up to $10,000 (excluding GST) for the purchase of hardware, software and other digital services. Your business must be able to illustrate how the the grant has improved your digital capabilities, allowing you to gain competitiveness or employ more staff.

The digital technology or service must fall under one of four identified priority areas:

  • Content development (web pages, mobile apps, visual and audio media etc.)
  • Receiving payments or selling online
  • Specialised digital technology or software (business specific)
  • Digital planning, marketing strategy development and training

Grant eligibility criteria

To qualify for the grant your business must abide by a few rules and meet a small criterion. Your business must:

  • Have less than 20 employees
  • Have an ABN and be registered for GST
  • Be located in Queensland or have Queensland based operations
  • Declare if any owners or director are undischarged bankrupt or insolvent
  • Have a turnover of $2 million or less in the last 12 month period

Keep in mind

The next round of grant applications open on the 8th of March and close on the 10th of April, 2017. Please note, there will be further rounds in June and November, 2017. Make sure that your application abides by these guidelines.

How we can help

Klyp is a full serviced digital agency, with offices in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. We offer a full spectrum of digital services to our clients to ensure they meet and exceed their business goals. Our services range from, but are not limited to creative services, app and web development and digital marketing.

If you’re struggling with your application or are lacking time, we are more than happy to help create your application for you, ensuring it meets the guidelines stated above. This will streamline the approval process and ensure your business has a high chance of being approved for the grant. Contact us if you require help with your application or visit the Government's Digital Grants​ page for more information.

Looking to sign up for the grant but don't know where to start? Head to our grant's page!