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

2015 Cornell

2016 Columbia

2017 Harvard

2018 Not Awarded Based on Cancelled Events due to Weather

2019 Cornell

2020 Not Awarded

2021 Navy

2022 Columbia

All-Time Wins by Institution

2 - Cornell

2 - Columbia

1 - Harvard

1 - Navy