Each year, the Hobo Band awards a scholarship to a young Hobo who meets the following criteria:

  • is a voting member of the Original Hobo Band
  • is currently taking music lessons
  • attended Hobo Youth Band at least once
  • is in high school or middle school 


The deadline to apply for the 2023 Scholarship is January 18, 2024!


Download the application here!



Richard E. McKee / Frank & Leah Cole Hobo Youth Scholarship