Upstart Maine is a coalition of entrepreneur-support programs and 
organizations in the greater Bangor Region. 
We fuel a community of export, growth, and innovation-driven startups 
by connecting entrepreneurs to resources, customers, and each other. 

ABOUT UPSTART MAINE

UpStart

Entrepreneurial Events

virtual mentor night

Monthly free 1:1 advice sessions with expert mentors. Follow us on social media for details. 

Register here.

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Started in the Boston area, Innovation Nights helps people interested in innovative new products connect live and online.

REGISTER HERE FOR SEPTEMBER 14, 2021

INNOVATION NIGHTS

4 pm - 6 pm with mingling

solve for b

A weekly meetup for entrepreneurial-minded people in the greater Bangor area

scale series

webinars 

We host regular webinars on topics of interest for Maine entrepreneurs who are actively scaling their businesses.

 

Upcoming Webinar: Think Global From the Start with MITC

September 28th 8-8:45 am

bangor blitz

Blitz is the Bangor area’s entrepreneurship conference, held each fall.

UpStart Maine Coalition Programs & Resources

In a snapshot

TOP gUN

A 4-month accelerator for high growth potential entrepreneurs

SCRATCHPAD 

ACCELERATOR

6-month seed accelerator for early-stage, growth-driven companies

BIG GIG

Regional series of entrepreneur networking & pitch events

BANGOR

INNOVATION

CENTER

Business incubator with "flex" space for offices & manufacturing

UME FOSTER

CENTER FOR

INNOVATION

Student entrepreneur support, innovation classes, and interns

Downtown Bangor coworking space to work, learn, and network

Provides advisory and financial services often

unavailable from traditional financial institutions.

COVORT

MAINeSTREAM FINANCE