Sample Student Intern Cover Letter

Updated on August 18, 2018

Student interns who wish to apply for temporary positions often find it hard to take the first step when writing a cover letter.

This is not surprising as writing a first cover letter is often an incredibly daunting task.

Look at the following student intern cover letter sample to be able to craft your cover letter.



Student Intern Cover Letter Sample



77 Berwick Avenue
Sanford, ME 20142

August 18, 2018

Ms. Susan Walker
Manager HR
Sanford Youth Services
66 Rousseau Street
Sanford, ME 88898


Dear Ms. Walker:

I was intrigued to find the position of a Youth Student Intern on your website. I am presently pursuing my bachelor’s degree in criminal psychology from the Sanford University and am very interested in working with high-risk adolescents to obtain on the job training and skills for a future in this career. I am confident that my educational background and summer work experience at the local prison has prepared me well for this position.

The nature of my degree has provided me exposure to both child and adolescent development and issues about them especially in multicultural environments. I have a demonstrated ability to speak and understand both English and Spanish fluently and able to assist with managing people from diverse language and cultural backgrounds.

I have enclosed my resume for your review and would like to discuss my qualifications with you in person for which I will call you after two weeks to set up an appointment.

Thank you for your time and consideration, and I look forward to meeting you soon!



Lisa Hagard

Enc. Resume

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