Alfond Leader Award Recipients Announced, New Application Cycle Begins

67 Maine-based STEM professionals have been named Alfond Leaders and over $2 million of their student loans will qualify for repayment assistance. A new application cycle is now open until November 15, 2018. Interested individuals can learn more and apply at

FAME Approves Financing for Thompson's Point Project

At its August 16 board meeting, the members of the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) approved a direct loan totaling $495,000 to Forefront Commons I, LLC, to help renovate an historic former rail building as part of a larger construction project at Thompson’s Point in Portland. FAME’s action is expected to help create and retain… Learn more »

FAME Recognized for Fourth Year as a Best Place to Work in Maine

For the fourth year in a row, the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Maine. The awards program, created in 2006, is a project of the Society for Human Resource Management–Maine State Council (MESHRM) and Best Companies Group. Partners endorsing the program include: Mainebiz,… Learn more »