29 / January / 2019

Become a Small Business Digital Champion


Posted 29 January 2019

Applications are now open to be one of 100 Australian small business owners who will receive a digital transformation for their business, valued up to $20,000.

The government-led initiative aims to showcase the diversity of small businesses and how embracing digital technology can help improve any type of business.

From the chosen 100 businesses, a select group of 15 Digital Champions will also receive one-on-one personalised mentoring from high-profile digital and small business leaders.

Their journeys will be filmed, tracked and showcased online with the aim of providing inspiration and practical insights to small business owners about how to ‘go digital’ in their business/industry.

Who can apply?

To be eligible to become part of the Small Business Digital Champions project, you must:

  • Have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • Employ 19 or fewer full-time equivalent employees
  • Not have previously received a state/territory or Commonwealth digital grant (excluding Cyber Security Small Business Grants Program)
  • Not be a registered not-for-profit entity 

For full eligibility requirements and terms of agreement, visit the official government website.

How to apply

If this sounds like something for your business, head over to the Australian Government – Department of Jobs and Small Business website.

Applications close on Monday, 4 February 2019.



- Information thanks to the Australian Government, Department of Jobs and Small Business