Resources for startups

There are more than 400 companies and organizations working within Maine’s life sciences industry. If you’re interested in starting a new business, Maine has the resources you need to get started and continue growing.

  • Maine provides significant value on investment to open up opportunity for life science companies, with an abundance of affordable land and resources, and capacity advantages. Learn more
  • With over 20 colleges and universities in the state offering degrees in life sciences, Maine has access to a quality, highly skilled workforce, driving both workforce attraction and retention. Learn more
  • Maine has direct access to government resources, support and funding, to create business efficiencies and drive growth. Learn more
  • Maine is a gateway to the life sciences world, just a 1-hour and 45-minute drive from a global hub, but with ease of traveling, low traffic congestion, and public transit commuting. Learn more

Capital & Funding

Advising & Accelerators

Bioscience-Focused Incubators

Business, Workforce & Economic Development

Industrial Parks