Support for Booksellers and Publishers – Support for Bookstores: Section 2.2 – Technological Development and Digital Initiatives Support

Aide aux entreprises du livre et de l’édition – Aide aux librairies : Volet 2.2 – Aide au développement technologique et aux initiatives numériques

Funder

SODEC

Program Type

Distribution

Deadline

2-Oct-20

Type of Aid

Grant

Financial Aid

50%, up to $25,000

Description

This section of the program promotes the development and use of technologies for bookstores, and encourages digital business initiatives.

Criteria

  • Financial support from SODEC cannot be used for already completed projects
  • The bookstore must submit a copy of quotes or bids prepared by the companies that will provide the equipment and services necessary to the project
  • Expenses must be related to the promotion of the publishing industry only

Eligible Expenses

  • Computerized management system (including equipment, software, and installation)
  • Building a website (excluding costs related to maintenance, updating, and hosting)
  • The design and development of applications for digital marketing
  • Training

Supporting Documents