Los Alamos National Laboratory

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Delivering science and technology to protect our nation and promote world stability

Veterans Outreach

Our veterans programs support and encourage U.S. armed forces personnel to pursue careers at the Laboratory

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  • Office of Diversity & Strategic Staffing
  • (505) 667-2602
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We proudly support military reservists and veterans of the U.S. armed forces.
911 Commemoration ceremony at LANL

Laboratory Director Charlie McMillan with Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis Maryland.

Veterans programs

Cody Nevala-Amraen on Veterans at LANL

Cody Nevala-Amraen on Veterans working at the Lab

Veterans Employee Resource Group

The Veterans Employee Resource Group is a volunteer organization sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Strategic Staffing. The group raises awareness of veterans' issues and honors them throughout the year through several Laboratory events, such as Veteran's Day and Memorial Day ceremonies.

Pia Romero on Veterans at LANL

Pia Romero on NM Army National Guards working at the Lab


Laboratory veterans outreach includes a partnership with the State of New Mexico. The agreement between the Laboratory and the Department of Workforce Solutions establishes operating procedures that are used to further the hiring and advancement of qualified veterans.

  • Department of Workforce Solutions
Mel Borrego on his experience as a Veteran working at LANL

Mel Borrego on his experience as a Veteran working at the Lab

Service Academies Research Associates (SARA)

The Laboratory hosts cadets and midshipmen from the military academies at West Point, Annapolis and Colorado Springs for a four-to-six-week full-immersion experience at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Through the Service Academies Research Associates (SARA) program, the Laboratory offers these students hands-on learning through the Laboratory's national security science and technology.

Veteran-owned & service-disabled-veteran-owned small business

The Laboratory recognizes that small businesses are essential in stimulating the economy and has made significant strides in providing contract and subcontract opportunities to veteran-owned small businesses by communicating procurement opportunities through small business forums, training and other outreach initiatives.

Veterans career fairs

The Laboratory conducts recruiting efforts through local veterans career fairs.

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