Letter example to thank someone for writing a recommendation

GUIDELINES

  1. Write this letter shortly, and mention some details about how his reference help you. The idea is to let her know that you are grateful for her endeavor and that it was helpful.
  2. Tell the reader that you are thankful for her reference
  3. If necessary, discuss how his reference was helpful for you.
  4. End with a statement of your gratitude or expectation for a future relationship.

SAMPLE LETTER

[Senders Name]
[Address line]
[State, ZIP Code]

[Letter Date]

[Recipients Name]
[Address line]
[State, ZIP Code]

[Subject: Normally bold, summarizes the intention of the letter] -Optional-


Dear [Recipients Name],

So far I have not been able to obtain another position, but I know that it will not be long before I have my dream job with your letter of recommendation. If there is anything I can do for you, please let me know.

Sincerely,

[Senders Name]
[Senders Title] -Optional-

[Enclosures: number] - Optional -
cc: [Name of copy recipient] - Optional -