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SAMPLE LETTERS (Current date)
Dear Donor:
THANK YOU!
Please show your appreciation to your scholarship
donor by writing a “thank you” letter letting them
know what the scholarship award means to you.
NEED A LITTLE HELP?
Some sample letters are provided to help get you
started. You can use sentences or ideas from any
of the samples to help you write your own letter.
Donors appreciate receiving letters, so be sure to
personalize yours – don’t just copy the samples.
The stress of going to school while working and
taking care of a family can be overwhelming at
times. Your scholarship has enabled me to work
toward my goal of earning a (list academic goal and
major) degree at the College of Central Florida.
I truly appreciate your generosity in establishing
the (name of scholarship) scholarship for students
like me. You are definitely helping make my
dreams come true and I will forever be grateful
for your assistance!
Sincerely,
(Hand-written signature)
(Type or print your name below your signature)
EDUCATION MATTERS!
Your donor is an individual or organization in the
community that recognizes the importance of a
college education. They personally provide
financial assistance for scholarships that help
students like you succeed!
YOUR SCHOLARSHIP DONOR
Would you like to make your letter even more
personal? Contact the CF Foundation at 873-5808
to get the name of your scholarship donor or the
contact name for the donor organization.
NEED PAPER?
You can use a plain sheet of paper or pick up a
sheet of stationery from the CF Foundation
located in The Enterprise Center, Building 42,
second floor. You can handwrite or type your
letter. Just remember – no notebook or spiral
bound paper please and be sure to sign your letter.
CONGRATULATIONS ON
YOUR SCHOLARSHIP AWARD!
(Current date)
Dear Donor:
I am truly grateful to have been chosen as the
recipient of the (name of scholarship) scholarship.
Your generosity has impacted me in ways that
words simply cannot describe. Not only will your
scholarship help me in obtaining my (list academic
goal and major) degree at the College of Central
Florida, it will continue to encourage me as I enter
the workforce, knowing that I have supporters
that believe in my success by investing in my
future.
Thank you for honoring me as the recipient of
your scholarship that you so kindly established to
help students like me.
Sincerely,
(Hand-written signature)
(Type or print your name below your signature)
(Current date)
(Current date)
Dear Donor:
Dear Donor:
I am overcome with gratitude in being awarded
the (name of scholarship) scholarship. Thank you
so much.
Attending a college close to home has always been
my dream because it gives me the opportunity to
stay connected to my family. Receiving the (name
of scholarship) scholarship has allowed me to do
just that. I am so grateful for having been selected
to receive your scholarship. I promise to take full
advantage of the opportunity to excel at the
College of Central Florida.
My immediate goal is to earn a (list academic goal
and major) degree, and then work toward a
bachelor’s degree at CF. I could not set such high
goals if not for your assistance. I appreciate your
generosity and remain ever thankful!
Sincerely,
(Hand-written signature)
(Type or print your name below your signature)
My educational journey has not been easy, given
my financial challenges. I wasn’t sure that I would
be able to make it through another semester, but
your generous scholarship reminds me never to
give up. I know that I will reach my goal of
earning a (list academic goal and major) degree at
the College of Central Florida, because of
generous support like yours.
Thank you again for helping put a college
education within my reach!
Sincerely,
(Hand-written signature)
2014 
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