Contact Us555 North Cotner Blvd.
Lincoln, NE - 68505
Oil and Gas Auctions are held semi-annually in May and October at the office of the Board in Lincoln. To obtain information about the auctions, click on the links below, or call/email Laura Bahr-Frew, our Minerals Administrator (402-471-8318) (firstname.lastname@example.org).
We also enter into leases for other minerals such as sand and gravel and rare minerals. For information on leasing of these minerals, call Laura Bahr-Frew.
Oil and Gas Lease Rules and Regulations (summarized) in PDF format.
Informational Letter dated August 11, 2023 for Oil and Gas Lease Sale on October 24, 2023.
This application may be downloaded, printed, completed and submitted by the applicant to the Board of Educational Lands and Funds with the required certified remittance.
Results of Oil and Gas Lease Sales from 2003 to present.
A sample Oil and Gas Lease form (revised 2/20) provided in PDF format for informational purposes only. This lease is not to be completed and submitted to the Board of Educational Lands and Funds. All leases must be purchased at public auction and the Board will then transmit the appropriate lease to the high bidder.