How to write a Scholarship letter

By | May 7, 2010

As more and more youngsters are getting interested in pursuing higher education, especially abroad, they also have to face the rising cost of education at top institutes all over the world. Hence, it has become common to apply for scholarships along with the application for the course.

While writing a scholarship letter, one can use these tips:

  • It is very important to write to the right person; it may be an individual or a scholarship committee of a university or any private organization
  • Find out what the scholarship committee is looking for in a student and mention that in your cover letter
  • You can briefly mention your achievements, goals and reasons for requiring this scholarship in the letter, besides sending all the necessary documents
  • If your request is accepted, write another letter to express your gratitude and express that you will work hard to keep the faith they have shown in you.