SME Go Digital grant for Singapore Business in 2019
Go Digital grant is announced in 2017 with a budget of 80 million would
Depending on the current level of information technology in the company, and their skillset. Every business would have different needs. This scheme would support 4 different categories to support the different need of businesses. Summary of the scheme could be understood from the chart below.
For knowledgeable people who understand about business grants. SME Go Digital evolved from a previously known
4 categories supported under SME Go Digital grant
Industrial Digital Plan (IDP) – Guide on digital solution and training for each stage of business growth. IDP would provide a recommendation on information technology software and infrastructure road map for the industry and development from phrase to phrase.
It is interesting to note that above all the industries given above, the Wholesale industry has interesting attention. According to IMDA release, there are signs and hints given on creation of B2B market place. Currently, there is a release of B2B seafood e-market factsheet. You could expect more B2B effort soon but personally, I have mixed feelings on this national platform. Small business usually can’t survive in
Pre-approved Solutions – Pre-approved software solutions package for purchase with up to 70% support on
Consultancy Services (SME Digital Tech Hub) – Expert advice from experience tech consultants to deep dive into the business need for digital transformation. They are equipped with a wide spectrum of knowledge in digital technology. You might want to have a discussion with them to understand the technology landscape before embarking on any project.
Project Management Services – Working with project managers with
- They would certify, train and mentor experience Professionals, Managers and Executives (PMEs).
- Works with businesses to implement pre-approved software.
This makes me wonder how hard it could be to install
Conclusion on SME Go Digital grant
This a good imitative created to help businesses to create a technology backbone for the company. It is
If you have some basic level of tech knowledge and would like to implement you own digital transformation. You could still utilise the resources below.
Enterprise Development Grant (EDG)- funding up to 70% project cost for customerised digital information technology solution. It
Productivity Solutions Grant (PSG) – the scheme funds up to 70% for pre-approved solutions. You could find the latest listing from Tech hub.
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