The Indian River State College Foundation enhances access and quality of education for students by attracting and managing private contributions from individuals, corporations, and private foundations. The IRSC Foundation awards more than $2.1 million in scholarships each year to assist students in gaining a college education. Various academic, cultural and discipline area scholarships are also available on a competitive basis, and many organizations throughout the community offer scholarships to students who plan to attend IRSC. Applications and information concerning scholarships can be obtained at the IRSC Foundation Web site at, or any of the four-county area high school guidance offices.