Awarded to the Men's Lightweight program that accumulates the most points between the Lightweight Eight, Lightweight Second Eight and Lightweight Four w/coxswain events.
The award is named in honor of the IRA Presidents who have supported Men's Lightweight rowing at the National Championship.
Winners of the IRA President's Cup
2018 Not Awarded Based on Cancelled Events due to Weather
2020 Not Awarded
All-Time Wins by Institution
2 - Cornell
2 - Columbia
1 - Harvard
1 - Navy