Valley View Elementary, Salem Junior High Win #SITLAfunds15 Challenge

Congratulations to Valley View Elementary School in Davis School District and Salem Junior High School in Nebo School District for winning the inaugural #SITLAfunds15 Instagram Challenge. SITLA, in cooperation with the School Children’s Trust Office at the Utah Office of Education, organized the photo challenge asking K-12 students, parents, teachers, and administrators to show how… Read more »

SITLA GIS Team Earns Governor’s Outstanding Employee Award

Congratulations to the SITLA GIS Team of Jessica Kirby, Kate Staley, Barry Biediger, and Megan Southwick, which received the Governor’s Outstanding Employee Award in a ceremony May 5 in the State Capitol rotunda. Led by Jessica Kirby, the GIS Team is innovative in creating mapping and data solutions for the entire agency. The GIS Team… Read more »

SITLA Cultural Resources Team Honored with BLM Award

The Utah School and Institutional Trust Land Administration’s Cultural Resources Management Team (SITLA) was recently honored with the Bureau of Land Management’s 2015 Utah’s Partner in Cultural Resource Management Award. SITLA Chief Archaeologist Kenny Wintch accepted the award on behalf of his team, which includes archaeologists Kristine Curry, Joel Boomgarden, and Lisa Beck. The BLM… Read more »

Win a $1000 School LAND Trust Bonus for Your School

Now through April 30, submit a photo on Instagram or via email showing how your school is using its School LAND Trust Funds and your school could win a $1000 fund bonus. The School Children’s Trust Office at the Utah Office of Education and the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) are co-sponsoring the #SITLAfunds15 Instagram… Read more »

June 3 Land Auction: 2,375 Acres of School Trust Land

The School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) will sell six parcels of school trust land at its biannual public auction at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 3 in the SITLA Office at 675 East 500 South, Suite 600 in Salt Lake City. Bryce Creek parcels A, B, and C are approximately 80 acres each and… Read more »

Governor’s Energy Development Summit | June 3-4
SITLA is pleased to support the Governor's Energy Development Summit June 3-4 at the Salt Palace Convention Center. Learn more at the Utah Office of Energy Development.
Land Sale Auction | June 3
The next land sale auction will be held Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Board Room at the Salt Lake City office, located at 675 East 500 South, Suite 600.  Please refer to the land sale page for additional information regarding the specific parcels which will be offered: Land Sale Auction Information
Board of Trustees Meeting | June 18
The School and Institutional Trust Lands Board of Trustees will meet and discuss several lands and operational issues. The exact public meeting time is not yet confirmed. Please visit the Utah Public Notice website for current information, including the full agenda.
Western States Land Commissioners Association | July 19-23
The School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration hosts the Western States Land Commissioners Association in Moab, Utah. A planning committee is currently developing a full agenda and itinerary. Please check back for additional information.
2015 Annual Utah Rural Summit | August 6-7
SITLA is pleased to participate in the 2015 Annual Utah Rural Summit at Southern Utah University.