The Queensland Government has announced a grants of up to $15,000 (excluding GST) for small businesses to improve their efficiency and productivity.
The Business Boost Grant has three funding priorities:
- Future planning
- Specialised and automated software
- Staff management, development and planning
The Business Boost grant differs significantly from previous Queensland Government grants in that applicants must have a turnover of $300,000 – $600,000 and make a co-contribution of at least 30%. Furthermore, these grants will be competitively assessed to select the only the grants with the highest potential.
This grant provides a perfect opportunity to make your organisation more cyber secure. We can reduce your risk of a cyber attack by creating and implementing cyber security strategy for your organisation and providing cyber awareness training for you and your staff. Alternatively, we can also assist with new technology to help you innovate.
Interested organisations can find further details and check their eligibility on the Business Queensland website (link opens in new window). Grant applications will open at 9:00am on 30 July and are expected to be highly competitive.
If you’d like to see how we can help you grow your business and ensure it is cyber secure, please get in touch as soon as possible.