Sample Thank You Letters for an Internship Interview

Increase Your Chances for an Internship with a Thank-You Letter

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The following are examples of thank-you letters to send after your interview for an internship. Construct your thank-you letter as you would any other formal business letter. Type your full name, mailing address and the date, followed by the addressee's full name and address.

If you send an email message, you don't need to include the address information. You can start your letter with the salutation; however, include your name in the subject line of the email message, to ensure it gets read.

Sample Thank You Letters for an Internship Interview

Example #1

Subject: Thank You - Your Name

Your Name
Your Address
Your City, State, Zip Code
Your Phone Number
Your Email

Date

Name
Title
Organization
Address
City, State, Zip Code

Dear Mr./Ms. Last Name:

I appreciate you taking the time to speak to me about the internship position available at Jones Corporation. I am excited about the opportunity to intern with such a well-regarded organization.

The internship, as you presented it, seems to be an excellent match for my skills and interests. I am confident that my coursework in accounting will enable me to be a productive member of the team. In addition to my enthusiasm, I will bring to the position a willingness to learn, both about the company and the accounting field.

I appreciate the time you took to interview me. I am very interested in working for you and look forward to hearing from you. If I can provide you with additional information, please let me know.

Thank you for your consideration.

Sincerely,

Your Signature (hard copy letter)

Your Typed Name

Example #2

Date

Name
Title
Organization
Address
City, State, Zip Code

Dear Mr./Ms. Last Name,

Thank you for spending time speaking with me about the internship position at the Graham Waters Foundation. The opportunity to work with the artists you showcase, as well as your premier staff, would provide a wonderful experience for someone with my interests and goals.

My coursework has prepared me well for the responsibilities of this internship, as you described them. I am very enthusiastic to spend some time in the field, applying what I have been studying for the past few years. I will bring a willingness to learn all aspects of what it takes to be a part of an organization such as yours.

Again, I truly appreciate the time you took to speak with me about this internship. Please let me know if there is any additional information that I can provide. I would welcome the opportunity to work with you and all the talented people at the Foundation.

Thank you for considering me for this opportunity.

Sincerely,

Your Signature (hard copy letter)

Your Typed Name

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Please Note: This sample is provided for guidance only.

The provided information, including samples and examples, is not guaranteed for accuracy or legality. Letters and other correspondence should be edited to fit your personal situation.