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.  

2018 Events Calendar
Our small business representatives will be at the following national and local events:


  • 2/27       LGBT Firms Doing Business with Federal Prime
    (Herndon, VA)



  • 3/5-8       National RES Conference (Las Vegas, NV)
  • 3/20-22   AIA Supplier Management Council Meeting (Indianapolis, IN)
  • 3/22       Veteran Institute of Procurement Graduation Celebration (Bethesda, MD)



  • 4/3-18       Global Supplier Diversity and Inclusion Symposium and Gala (Washington, DC)
  • 4/9-10       Air, Sea and Space Conference (Washington, DC)
  • 4/12       SBA Industry Day Event (Irvine, CA)



  • 5/15-16   MDA Small Business Conference (Huntsville, AL)
  • 5/22   JPL Small Business Opportunity Fair (Pasadena, CA)