This letter contacts a scholarship decision-making body to find out why you were not selected to receive a scholarship.
1234, Main Street
Boston, MA 02123
04 April, 2005
<Recipient Address Goes Here>
<time you sent application> I mailed you my completed application and additional information to be considered as a candidate for the <scholarship name>. <notice date> I received a letter notifying me that while I was considered an excellent candidate, I was not chosen as one of the recipients of the scholarship. Simply said, I would like to know the reasons I was not selected.
<reasons>. I think these factors made me worthy of receiving the <scholarship name>.
I think I am entitled to additional information on why I was not chosen. Please contact me at your earliest convenience to discuss the matter. Thank you, and I look forward to hearing from you.
encl: <List of enclosed items goes here>