Diverse Business Enterprise (DBE)

We are committed to proactively identifying, attracting and developing long-term partnerships with certified minority, woman, LGBTQ, person with disability and veteran-owned and small disadvantaged businesses while fulfilling BNSF’s Vision and Values.

We partner with different national and regional organizations including: National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and Disability:IN.

To be considered as a potential suppler, click the Supplier Pre-Assessment Request Form Instructions document and follow the instructions to submit or revise a request for your company. The completed form will be reviewed and saved to identify potential suppliers for current and future business needs.

What's Next?

A purchasing officer will contact you to request additional information if needed or if there is an opportunity. You may return to the form to submit updates to your profile.

Submitting a request does not imply a contractual agreement is in place or an obligation for procurement. BNSF will contact you when an opportunity is available. Questions regarding BNSF’s Supplier Diversity Program can be directed to .