This guide has been updated to reflect the following changes to the grant announced on March 17, 2021:

  • The B.C. government has invested an additional $30 million to help BC-businesses move their business online.

  • Grant eligibility criteria has been expanded to include service based businesses now. Businesses that want to enhance or build an online booking system are now eligible to apply. The original eligibility criteria for businesses that want to enhance or build an online shop remains in place.

  • Up-to 30% of funds will be reserved for Black, Indigenous and people of color owned businesses and businesses operating outside of the lower mainland and greater Victoria.

Are you looking to apply to the Launch Online Grant program?

In collaboration with Big Cedar Creative, our team designed an application guide to help your business navigate the entire application process from step 0!

What you’ll find in the guide:

  • all 31 questions from the actual application

  • a list of the documents you’ll need

  • reusable application templates

  • a detailed pricing table with three options

  • a sample e-commerce project timeline

You’ll need about 10-20 minutes.

Ready? Grab a hot cup of tea and let’s go!