Sample "Thank You Letter to Scholarship Donor"

A Thank You Letter to a Scholarship Donor is a written document prepared by the individual who has received a scholarship to support their education and sent to the scholarship donor - a person or organization that has decided to grant a future or active student a scholarship to finance their studies. If you were notified about the scholarship that will help you to study without thinking about the financial burden or student loans and you know this financial support comes from a donor, consider drafting a response to show your gratitude to the generous sponsor.

Alternate Name:

  • Scholarship Donor Thank You Letter.

Although a personal message is rarely requested, you should still compose a letter as a token of respect and encourage the donor to help other people who need financial assistance to continue their studies. You may download a Sample Thank You Letter to a Scholarship Donor via the link below.

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How to Write a Thank You Letter to a Scholarship Donor?

Here is how you can create a meaningful and memorable letter to a person or company that helped you with your scholarship:

  1. Greet the individual in question or, alternatively, address the entity that sponsored your studies.
  2. Write down your name, future or current educational institution, and indicate the purpose of composing a letter. Since this message is personal, it is possible to share your emotions while maintaining a formal tone of the document.
  3. Outline your academic experience and tell the recipient about your future education. The better you describe your plans, the more motivated the donor will be when it comes to helping another student.
  4. Thank the letter reader for their faith in your abilities and potential and make a promise to study well and achieve the ambitions you have disclosed when applying for a scholarship.
  5. Sign the letter and state the actual date. Do not wait too long after the scholarship is approved - send this document to the scholarship donor within a week of receiving the good news.

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Sample Thank You Letter
to Scholarship Donor
From: Paula Smith
5678 John Adams Street
Los Angeles, California 90005
[Date]
To: ABC Scholarship Donor Organization
Voice of the Future Scholarship
1234 Fake Blvd.
Beverly Hills, California 90210
To Whom It May Concern,
I am writing to thank you for your generous Voice of the Future Scholarship. I was very
happy and appreciative to learn that I was selected as the recipient of your scholarship.
I am a Political Science major with an emphasis in Foreign Relations and History. I plan
to pursue a career in law upon graduating from UCLA. I am currently a junior carrying
19 units and plan to graduate in the fall of 2019. After graduation, I will attend Harvard
Law School to earn my Law degree. Thanks to you, I am one step closer to that goal.
By awarding me the Voice of the Future Scholarship, you have lightened my financial
burden which allows me to focus more on the most important aspect of school, learning.
Your generosity has inspired me to help others and give back to the community. I hope
one day I will be able to help students achieve their goals just as you have helped me.
Sincerely,
Paula Smith
[Signature]
©
TEMPLATEROLLER.COM
Sample Thank You Letter
to Scholarship Donor
From: Paula Smith
5678 John Adams Street
Los Angeles, California 90005
[Date]
To: ABC Scholarship Donor Organization
Voice of the Future Scholarship
1234 Fake Blvd.
Beverly Hills, California 90210
To Whom It May Concern,
I am writing to thank you for your generous Voice of the Future Scholarship. I was very
happy and appreciative to learn that I was selected as the recipient of your scholarship.
I am a Political Science major with an emphasis in Foreign Relations and History. I plan
to pursue a career in law upon graduating from UCLA. I am currently a junior carrying
19 units and plan to graduate in the fall of 2019. After graduation, I will attend Harvard
Law School to earn my Law degree. Thanks to you, I am one step closer to that goal.
By awarding me the Voice of the Future Scholarship, you have lightened my financial
burden which allows me to focus more on the most important aspect of school, learning.
Your generosity has inspired me to help others and give back to the community. I hope
one day I will be able to help students achieve their goals just as you have helped me.
Sincerely,
Paula Smith
[Signature]
©
TEMPLATEROLLER.COM