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Sample cover letter for Internship position at morgan stanley


Summer associate


To whom it may concern,

My name is [] and I am a first-year MBA student at []. I was recently introduced to the [] Veterans Networking Event via the []. Ihave been impressed with [] culture and reputation and I would like to attend the event. I am interested in pursuing a summer associate position next summer and I want to learn more about the firm.

Prior to coming to [], I was a military officer, working in special warfare. Throughout the course of my experience, I coordinated and participated in a number of combined exercises with []. By leading my own platoon, and working with men and women in uniform from different nations, I have learned a lot about leadership, teamwork and managing stressful environments. In 2014, I was deployed to Saudi Arabia to train their special forces teams and I was able to further develop my cultural understanding and adaptability to multiple roles.

Given my background in the special warfare arena, I believe that I am a particularly good fit for investment banking. I want to combine the leadership and teamwork skills that I gained in the military with what an investment banking career offers. I have always been passionate about analyzing transactions in a dynamic work environment. Furthermore, becoming a trusted advisor to firms excites me. I look forward to attending [].

I would welcome an opportunity to discuss my qualifications with you and learn more about the firm and the industry. I can be reached at[] or via email at ]. Thank youfor your consideration.


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