GUIDELINES

  1. This letter must appreciate the achievements of the reader. It should be able to convey your admiration and respect towards the reader. The reader could probably share your letter with others.
  2. Begin by congratulating the reader for his achievements.
  3. Acknowledge how important an achievement it is according to you.
  4. Appreciate all the efforts, dedication, energy, and sacrifice put in by the reader.
  5. Mention you are confident about the reader's successes in future.

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],

I have just been informed that you have become a national champion with your essay. Congratulations are probably not the right word, but everyone recognizes the passion that you put into this bit of work. I must say you have been an inspiration to many students.

The hard work, dedication, and reward all bode well for a successful career in whatever field you choose. We wish you all the best in the future.

Sincerely,

[Senders Name]
[Senders Title] -Optional-

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