Current and Upcoming Opportunities

Current and Upcoming Opportunities

ERS manages a wide range of products and services through a competitive solicitation process. ERS solicitation opportunities include:
  • Request for Proposals (RFP);
  • Request for Applications (RFA); 
  • Request for Qualifications (RFQ); and
  • Request for Information (RFI).
Current and upcoming opportunities are listed below. These opportunities are updated frequently. We encourage you to visit this page often. To receive notifications of solicitations once they have been published, please register with ERS through our Vendor Registration form

Current Opportunities

Freight Elevator Modernization Services RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified contractors to modernize ERS’ freight elevator.
Date: The RFP was published on May 10, 2019.
Note: To access the RFP, please use the following link to the Comptroller’s Electronic State Business Daily: http://www.txsmartbuy.com/#sp/327-91013-190510.  Proposals must be received by ERS no later than 4:00 p.m. Central Time on June 21, 2019 by emailing them to ivendorquestions@ers.texas.gov.

Upcoming Opportunities

Group Benefits Program Opportunities

Medicare Advantage PPO RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified Medicare Advantage carriers to underwrite and administer the HealthSelectSM Medicare Advantage Plan, a Medicare Advantage plan with a statewide preferred provider organization network.
Date: To be available on or after September 26, 2019.
Note: Access to the RFP will not be given prior to the actual publish date.

Medicare Advantage HMO RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified Medicare Advantage carriers to provide Medicare Advantage Health Maintenance Organizations as a health care option under the Texas Employees Group Benefits Program.
Date: To be available on or after September 26, 2019.  
Note: Access to the RFP will not be given prior to the actual publish date.

Group Term Life RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified carriers to provide Group Term Life with Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance for participants of the Texas Employees Group Benefits Program.
Date: To be available June 10, 2020. 
Note: Access to the RFP will not be given prior to the actual publish date.

Investment Opportunities

Global Custody Services RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified entities to provide global custody services.
Date: To be available July 2019.
Note: Access to the RFP will not be given prior to the actual publish date.

Private Equity Consulting Services RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified consultants to provide private equity consulting services.
Date: To be available July 29, 2019.
Note: Access to the RFP will not be given prior to the actual publish date.

Other Goods and Services Opportunities

Pension Actuarial Services RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified entities to provide pension actuarial services.
Date: To be available on or after June 20, 2019.
Note: Access to the RFP will not be given prior to the actual publish date. 

Owner's Representative Services RFQ

Description: To seek responses from qualified entities to provide owner’s representative services for the interior renovation of ERS’ five-story building.
Date: To be available Summer 2019.
Note: Access to the RFQ will not be given prior to the actual publish date.

Call Center Services RFP

Description: To seek responses from qualified entities to provide call center services.
Date: To be available August 2019.
Note: Access to the RFP will not be given prior to the actual publish date.