Supplier Diversity


It is Lockheed Martin policy that its business areas will conduct socioeconomic subcontracting programs in recognition of compelling moral, social and economic necessity. It is also policy to facilitate the achievement of its negotiated subcontracting goals by developing the capabilities of, and pursuing opportunities to award subcontracts and other procurements to small, small disadvantaged, women, veteran, and historically black and tribally owned colleges and universities, and other minority institutions.

Not sure if your company is a U.S. Small Business?
Click here to view the small business reference guide. International suppliers should learn about their country's requirements and contacts through web page sites listed on our International page. United Kingdom suppliers should send an email message describing their capabilities to for additional in-country visibility.


Veterans Corner
We’re committed to providing veterans with business and training opportunities when they no longer wear the uniform.  


Supplier Training Excellence Program (STEP)
Visit our supplier excellence program page, a collection of educational resources for small businesses. LEARN MORE.


Doorway to Innovation
Share and innovation or partner with us on a Small Business Innovation Research Program project. READ MORE


Who’s Knocking
When we say ‘Who’s Knocking’ we mean diverse suppliers who deliver high quality and innovative solutions. READ MORE


Government Outreach Programs
Learn more about Lockheed Martin's commitment to existing Government Outreach Programs. READ MORE.  



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2017 Events Calendar
Our small business representatives will be at the following national and local events:

7/11   Congresswoman Moore Wisconsin Supplier Conference
Milwaukee, WI
7/21   ChallengeHer Conference
Silver Springs, MD
7/27   EBV Bootcamp
Syracuse, NY
7/27   2017 HUBZone SB Summit
Columbus, OH
7/27   ChallengeHer Conference
Chicago, IL
8/1-8/4   2017 NGLCC International Business & Leadership Conference
Las Vegas, NV
8/7-11   Strategic Missile Defense Symposium
Huntsville, AL
8/8   NASA HUBZone Industry Day
Edwards Air Force Base
8/11   U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Business Expo
Arlington, TX
  SBIR Beyond Phase II (BPII) and Mentor Protégé Training Week
Chicago, IL
8/21--24   USBLN's 20th Annual National Conference and Biz2Biz Expo
Orlando, FL
8/22-23   2017 Navy Gold Coast
San Diego, CA
8/23   Federal Contracting Conference
Cocoa Beach, FL
8/23-24   2017 NHOA Conference
Waikiki , HI
8/30   LM Connect in Partnership with Indian Business Summit Show
Norman, OK
9/27   2017 Annual Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show
Essex Junction, VT
9/28   Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Fort Worth, TX