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Sample cover letter for Internship position at Random Company
555 First Street
Gainesville, FL 55555
January 8, 2010
Mrs. Jane Smith
Edison, WA 55555
Dear Mrs. Smith:
The posting for a Marketing Intern as listed on internships.com caught my attention because of XYZ Company's excellent reputation as a leader in the consumer electronics industry. As a proud academic and professional achiever, I am committed to joining your organization and contributing to successful completion of business objectives. My background includes an excellent academic record as I continue to pursue my degree in Marketing from (School name).
My qualifications not only meet your requirements, but they also provide leadership, sales and educational excellence. Highlights include:
- Recognized for outperforming peers on sales floor and consistently earned monthly awards.
- Selected to mentor and train over 10 new employees.
- Earned Dean's List 6 consecutive semesters.
With an expected graduation date of December 2010, I am actively pursuing an internship to leverage my education and professional background and apply them to make a significant contribution to XYZ Company.
While my enclosed resume outlines my experience, I welcome the opportunity to discuss XYZ Company's needs and how my background may be beneficial. I look forward to learning about the next steps in the selection process and assure you that my commitment, enthusiasm, and professionalism will be a significant value to your team. Thank you in advance for your time and consideration.
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