Scholarship Personal Reference Letter

By | August 12, 2013


_______________ [name of the person to whom letter is being addressed]

_______________ [designation of the person receiving the letter]

_______________ [name of the educational institute]

_______________________________ [address of the educational institute]

Dated: ___________ [in dd//mm/yy format]

Subject: __________________ [exact reason for writing the letter]


Respected _______________ [last name with proper salutation before it],

This letter is to refer ____________________ [name of the candidate being referred] for a scholarship in order to pursue _______________________ [degree course that the candidate wants to pursue] from your _________________ [type of educational institute]. I believe that he is a suitable candidate for the scholarship and deserves to receive it.

I know _______________________ [name of the candidate being referred] as he ______________________ [mention in detail how the sender knows the candidate he is referring]. He has always been ___________________________ [mention some of the good points of the candidate as a student]. He has also __________________________ [mention the various achievements of the candidate. Also mention the reason why the candidate deserves to get the scholarship].

If any other information is needed from my side, then please feel free to contact me on __________ [contact details]. I request you to consider him for the scholarship. Looking forward to your positive reply.


____________ [name of sender]

__________________ [designation of sender]

___________________ [employer organization of the sender]

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