IRL Arts Foundation sponsors four gifted students per year with a $1,000 cash gift toward tuition in degrees relating to the goals of the foundation.

In 2023, we ask “How do you see yourself impacting the future of food?” The scholarship is available to Santa Barbara County-based agricultural or food workers and graduating high school seniors accepted into two-year (minimum 15-month) curriculums in agriculture, food production, or the culinary arts. For graduating seniors, the school needs not be located within the United States to be eligible for the scholarship.

All 2023 scholarship applications must be received by December 1, 2023. You may submit your application to, our mailing address for transcripts is in the following application – please download the application here.