Request for Proposals for Content Writer

Company Background

Bandera Electric Cooperative is a member-owned nonprofit that proudly serves more than 26,000 members in a seven-county territory in the Texas Hill Country. BEC continually searches for new, innovative programs to promote energy efficiency and quality service as we Reimagine Rural America. In 2016, we began offering solar and energy storage options to members. In 2017, we began deploying fiber broadband to develop a smart and more reliable electrical distribution grid and provide members with access to broadband internet. It is our mission to use the grid to empower our members.

Project Goals & Scope of Work

BEC is seeking the services of a freelance writer to write two 500-word articles per month for Texas Coop Power magazine, two 200-300 word blogs per month, and press releases as assigned. Topics may be assigned or self-generated. Blog and magazine articles will need to be submitted for review by the 15th of each month.

Content must reflect:

  • BEC’s vision of Reimagining Rural America and mission of Using the Grid to Empower our Members
  • Highlight our Cooperative Principals
  • Maintain Cooperative voice

Topics may include:

  • Community Involvement
  • Member/Business Spotlight
  • BEC Foundation
  • BEC Solar/Technologies
  • BEC Fiber
  • Energy Efficiency

High-Level Requirements

Proposals should include your background and three examples of relevant work.


Proposals should be submitted for review by April 24, 2020.
To submit your proposal, please complete the form below and upload your proposal document.

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Please upload your proposal and include references, your background, and three examples of relevant work.

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