(Name of Hiring Manager, Title)
(Name of Company)
(City, State, Zip)
Dear (Mr. or Ms.) (Last Name),
(Company Name) has built its success on that fact that it takes chances – and that’s exactly what I want you to do with me. Take a chance and you will not regret it! As a high school Junior I am actively seeking my first job and because I have been a longtime fan and customer I immediately began researching opportunities at (Company Name).
When I saw that you were looking for a (position title) I knew that I would be a perfect fit. I have extensive leadership abilities as a three year member of our student government organization, a knack for customer service as demonstrated by my weekly volunteering at the local (i.e. Humane Society), and a talent for organizing and prioritizing as seen in my success as chairperson of numerous student groups. I am ready to take these skills and apply them to the position of (position title).
My energy, enthusiasm, and dedication are hard to find and I look forward to the chance to demonstrate it for you as your newest (position title). I am confident that I would make a positive contribution to (Company Name) given the opportunity and I would be pleased to discuss in person the qualities I would bring to the position.
Additional cover letter samples for students and new graduates:
Additional resume samples for students and new graduates:
- Business Student Resume
- Business Student Resume (Aiming for Position in Consulting or Investment Banking)
- Internship Application Resume