Across the United States, horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing have profoundly enhanced oil and gas production. These technologies have created an oil and gas boom, much of which is taking place in Texas. Whether you own mineral rights, receive mineral royalties or both, your real estate assets have dynamic potential to creatively support Texas A&M now and into the future.
Create a term royalty deed for a specified period of time to fund a specific Texas A&M program.
Example: Your mineral royalties are paid to the Texas A&M Foundation only for 12 months. If your royalty payments reach $25,000, the Foundation will invest the total gift in an endowment that funds the program of your choice.
Create a term royalty deed for a specified dollar amount.
Example: Your mineral royalties are paid to the Texas A&M Foundation until they reach a dollar amount that you specify in order to fund a specific scholarship or program. The Foundation will invest royalties that reach $25,000 in an endowment that supports your gift beneficiary.