As a former Small Business, S3 knows first-hand the importance of helping Small Business’ grow and develop into mature strategic business partners capable of performing as prime contractors. Based on our experience, S3 became a DoD approved Mentor in 2016. With this approval, S3 participates in the DoD Mentor-Protégé Program to assist approved Protégés in successfully competing for prime and subcontract opportunities and in developing the business systems essential to becoming a successful DoD Prime Contractor.
The DoD Office of Small Business Programs usually provides two opportunities to establish Mentor-Protégé Agreements per year. The Mentor-Protégé Process requires each Mentor-Protégé Team to include support of a Historically Black College/University (HBCU) and consists of a three-step process leading to a possible Mentor-Protégé Agreement Award:
The DoD Mentor-Protégé Agreement Contract is currently a two-year contract that provides specific funding to establish and build our partnership and provide a win-win-win relationship for the protégé, the mentor and the DoD.
Please email Questions and Interest to Mentor.Protégé@ S3inc.com
S³ is one of only six Mentor Firms selected for the 2019 DoD Nunn-Perry Award Recognizing Superior Performance and Achievment in supporting Protégé Development and delivering Quality Goods and Services to the Warfighter.