Welcome to the North Dakota Department of Trust Lands. Use this website to see how we impact the funding of North Dakota schools, find upcoming Trust Land auctions, download or submit official forms, and search for unclaimed property. See below for announcements and our calendar of events.

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Nomination Deadline

Friday, December 20, 2019

Categories: all, Minerals

The nomination deadline for tracts for the February 2020 EnergyNet online Oil & Gas Lease Auction is Friday, December 20th. Click here for the Nomination Form.

Energy Infrastructure and Impact Office (EIIO) Grant Announcement

Friday, January 31, 2020 at 05:01 pm

Categories: all, EIIO

The Board of University and School Lands (Land Board) announces a contingency grant available to oil and gas development-impacted political subdivisions including cities, counties, school districts, and other taxing districts. The Energy Infrastructure and Impact Office (EIIO) will accept applications from eligible political subdivisions through 5:00 p.m. CST on January 31, 2020. Late applications will not be considered.

Full Grant Announcement

December 18, 2019 Land Board Meeting

Friday, December 18, 2020 at 08:00 am

Categories: all, Land Board

The Land Board will meet for its regular December meeting on December 18th at 8:00 AM in the Governor's Conference Room.