Cover Letter Template
This cover letter template gives just a general layout of how your letter should look. Read this first, then go to the next link at the bottom of the page.
This is only a GENERAL template. A more detailed format is on the next page.
Your City, State, Zip Code
Contact Person's Name
Company City, State, Zip Code
1st Paragraph: 2-3 sentences of introduction describing your interest for a position.
Body Paragraph: 4-6 sentences explaining a few qualifications. Expand on key points from your resume. Describe experiences that focus on what the employer is looking for.
2nd Body Paragraph(Optional): 2-3 short sentences of additional information discussing another skill or anecdote of why you should be hired.
Final Paragraph: 2-3 sentences of conclusion that shows appreciation for the employers' time and how you can be contacted.
That's not it!
After the cover letter template, click here for a more DETAILED FORMAT.
Or go back to Main Cover Letter page