Sample Letter

Please use your own style, words, and experiences.
Use the suggested format below to compose your letter.

First Paragraph

Tell us a little bit about yourself.  For example, you could include your name, where you are from, your class year (ex: freshman, sophomore, etc.), your major/minor/concentration, or any activities in which you are involved on campus.

Second Paragraph

Explain what the scholarship funds have meant to your time at Roanoke.  What opportunities or experiences have you been able to enjoy as a result of these funds?  You may also include what led you to Roanoke and what you think of your experiences here thus far.

Third Paragraph

Wrap-up by restating how much you appreciate the scholarship funds and include any future goals or aspirations you hope to achieve.


Admissions Events