Letter for Recommendation of Scholarship

Letter for Recommendation of Scholarship

[A recommendation for the scholarship letter is written by the college/university authority for a student. Here briefly describe on Sample Letter for Recommendation of Scholarship. This letter cannot be written by anyone in the college/university but only someone of the higher authority. Every college has specific terms and conditions set aside for scholarship, and it is given to the most deserving person. Customize the content according to the information you want to convey.]


Sender/Authority name…

Job Designation…

Date: DD/MM/YY (date of writing the letter)


Receiver/Concerning Authority name…

Job Designation…

Subject: Recommendation for scholarship

Respected (receiver’s name),

I wish to recommend (name of the student) for the (name of the scholarship) I am his/her Guidance Counselor (advisor/teacher), (name of the school). (Describe in your words). I have had the experience of working with him or her for a few programs and seminars and I must say I am quite impressed with him or her. (Explain all about the situation). I am told that the scholarship will be given to someone who possesses strong and positive authority abilities.

(Name of the student) possesses all the traits as specified in the guidelines. (Mention all the positive traits that the person possess and why he or she must be given this scholarship). (Describe all about academic qualifications).

(Also, specify why you are recommending him or her for the scholarship).

Thank you for taking the time out to read the letter.

Thanking you,

Yours sincerely,

(Name of the sender)

Contact Info. and signature…


Another Format, (Email Format)

To: Receiver mail address, name.hjb@email.com

From: Sender Mail address, name.lkj@email.com

Subject: Scholarship Recommendation Letter

Dear (Sir/Name),

I am writing this letter recommending (Student Name) for the National Scholarship (Scholarship name) that you are offering. I have taught (Student Name) for the past three years now, and I must say s/he has been an excellent student. (Describe in your words).

It has been a great experience to teach (Student name), as s/he is a hardworking and promising student. S/he helps other students and encourages them in their studies as well. (Explain all about the situation). (Student name) is an academic scholar, but s/he has always participated in the extracurricular activities as well. (Cause of your recommendation). In addition to this, s/he was a class representative and has inculcated positive changes to help benefit the students.

(Student name) has pursued different diploma courses as well and has been financially responsible for his/her education so far. (Describe all about academic qualifications).

I believe s/he is the most deserving candidate and would positively recommend his/her for the scholarship.

Yours Sincerely,

(Name of the sender)