Sample Scholarship Thank You Letters

Sample Letter One

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Dear Scholarship Donor,

I am sincerely honored to have been selected as the recipient of the (Name of the Scholarship). Thank you for your generosity which has allowed me to (Explain how receiving this scholarship has impacted your college experience).

As I complete my education at Weber State University, I am very thankful for receiving your thoughtful gift. Because of your scholarship, (Explain how receiving this scholarship will positively impact your future).

Thank you again for your thoughtful and generous gift.

Sincerely,

 

Your Name
Your W Number
Weber State University
Class of 201X

 

Sample Letter Two

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Dear Scholarship Donor,

Thank you so much for contributing to Weber State University and funding the (Name of the Scholarship) that I received this year. I am very grateful to have received this assistance and want you to know how much your generosity means to me. (Explain how receiving this scholarship has impacted your college experience).

This is my (Enter Year) attending Weber, and I am majoring in (Subject). Furthering my education is very important to me, and I’m glad that it’s important to you too, because I would not have been able to attend Weber without your help.

Thank you again for all you do!

Sincerely,

 

Your Name
Your W Number
Weber State University
Class of 201X

 

Sample Letter Three

Date

 

Dear Scholarship Donor,

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your generosity in funding the (Name of Scholarship) that I received this year as part of my financial aid package. I feel very fortunate to have been chosen as a recipient of this award.

I am currently a (Class Year) majoring in (Subject), and I plan to graduate in (Month/Year of projected graduation) with a BA. While I attend Weber (Full or Part-time), I also have a part-time job to help pay for my tuition. It’s not always easy to juggle school and work, and I am truly grateful for the assistance that I am receiving because of your thoughtful gift. When I graduate, I hope that I can use what I have learned at Weber to make a difference in people’s lives, the same way that you have made a difference in mine.

Thank you again for the generous contribution which made my scholarship possible.

Sincerely,

 

Your Name
Your W Number
Weber State University
Class of 201X

Please personalize your letter as our donors appreciate the time and effort it took you to produce a well-written thank you letter.  

Our donors may also receive letters from several students that have been awarded scholarships, so please do not copy any of these sample letters exactly.