To be eligible the business must:
have fewer than 20 employees at the time of applying for the grant
have an Australian Business Number (ABN) and be registered for GST
have Queensland headquarters
have a turnover of $2 million or less in the last financial year
not be insolvent or have owners/directors that are an undischarged bankrupt.
Only one application will be accepted from an individual ABN or a financial beneficiary of a business.
Successful applicants cannot reapply for funding under this grant program in future rounds.
Your business must also be in a financial position to pay up front for the approved product(s) and or service(s) in full. If successful, approved applicants will then be reimbursed after submitting supplier invoices and proof of purchase.
In addition to meeting the eligibility criteria, applicants were prioritised on:
the impact the digital technology or service will have on the business (measured by sustaining revenue, impact on gross profit, time and cost savings, maintaining employment outcomes and future growth)
the extent to which the digital technology or service will enhance the digital capabilities of the business to make the business more sustainable and resilient and more likely to grow in the future
the potential and likelihood the activity will sustain jobs or create future jobs
value for money.
Please note that your economic data must be realistic given the current circumstances, and that the applicant must only submit original answers.