Free Professional Sample Job-Search Cover Letters

Dynamic Cover Letters for Job Seekers: Cover Letter Examples

These 40+ free professional cover letter samples — for both experienced job-seekers and for college students and recent grads — should provide you with some great ideas as you prepare your dynamic cover letter.


Here are some free dynamic cover letters, which are also sometimes referred to as job-search letters.

Helpful Cover Letter Resources:

General Job-Search Cover Letter Samples:

Note: The cover letter samples below are in PDF format and require a program such as Adobe Acrobat Reader to be opened and read:

Mid-Manager and Higher Job-Search Cover Letter Samples:


New College Grad Internship, Grad School, and Job-Search Cover Letter Samples:

  • Cover Letter Sample #34: International investments cover letter: This college grad makes a strong case for his Unique Selling Proposition in his cover letter.
  • Cover Letter Sample #35: Medical-equipment sales cover letter: This college grad uses her cover letter to tell the employer what she seeks.
  • Cover Letter Sample #36: Public-relations cover letter: This college grad uses her cover letter to convey her enthusiasm for public relations. Note that she makes a smart connection between her Spanish-language skills and the employer’s location.
  • Cover Letter Sample #37: Healthcare consulting cover letter: This grad conveys his passion for the healthcare sector in his letter.
  • Cover Letter Sample #38: Financial services cover letter: This college grad shows his knowledge and appreciation of the targeted employer in his cover letter.
  • Cover Letter Sample #39: Summer analyst internship cover letter: This student focuses on his applicable skills and experience.
  • Cover Letter Sample #40: Travel consultant cover letter: The new grad uses an attention-grabbing cover-letter opener and a reader-friendly bulleted style. The wording in the bullet points reflects wording in the ad to which the letter responds.
  • Cover Letter Sample #41: Artist cover letter: A solid understanding of what is needed in the targeted job distinguishes this cover letter.
  • Cover Letter Sample #42: IT programming cover letter: This college grad explains that she plans to relocate to the employer’s city.
  • Cover Letter Sample #43: Customer-service cover letter: This grad does a great of blending his unusual language fluencies with his interest in customer service.


Storied Cover Letter Samples:

  • Cover Letter Sample #44: Storied cover letter: Sample cover letter that uses Attention — Stimulate Deires — Reinforce with Reasons method for storied cover letter.


Please note that additional sample cover letters can be found in our cover letter tutorial, as well as in various other articles and tutorials on this site.

Other Sample Job-Search Letters for Job-Seekers:


Sample job interview thank-you letters are located in our Sample Thank-You Letters section of Quintessential Careers.

Sample letters for networking, requesting an informational interview, and for other post-interview follow-up are located in the Sample Job-Search Letters section of Quintessential Careers.

Other Key Cover Letter Resources for Job-Seekers:


Go back to the Cover Letter Resources for Job-Seekers section of Quintessential Careers, where you will find a collection of the best cover letter tools and resources, including articles, tutorials, and more.


Go to Job-Hunting Samples and Examples for Job-Seekers, where you’ll find free samples of just about every job-search tool you’ll need to be successful.