Fairfield University Accelerator & Mentoring Enterprise (FAME)

‌Calling all innovators! Do you have a great idea and are you ready to turn it into a viable business? Let us know and you could be one of five teams chosen to get help launching your dream!

Fairfield University, in collaboration with the Economic Development Department of the Town of Fairfield, and Kleban Properties, is pleased to present the Fairfield University Accelerator & Mentoring Enterprise (FAME), a program designed to help entrepreneurs with viable business plans they would like to develop. This program is open to community members of any age.

Participants in FAME receive a suite of services:

  • Shared office space (Located at 1499 Post Road, above the Fairfield University Bookstore in downtown Fairfield and near the metro station)
  • Access to mentors and discounted services
  • Technology resources
  • Workshops
  • Start-up funding
  • Apply Here

Be sure to stay up to date on FAME's progress. FAME will host several Open House events throughout the year. Check back regularly at fairfieldame.org for updates.

For more information, contact info@fairfieldame.org.

Press from the November launch

About FAME

Created as a collaboration with Fairfield University, The Town of Fairfield Economic Development Department, and Kleban Properties, now entrepreneurs can find local help and resources right in downtown Fairfield.

FAME gives access to people with a business idea to a program designed to assist them in achieving their goal of viable business entity.

With access to new technology, technical resources, business basics, and business tools, ideas are molded into a cohesive model that can go to market or be presented to potential investors, partners, or financial institutions.

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