How to End Cover Letter

Not sure how to end a cover letter? Don’t worry, we’ll help you out. The fourth and final paragraph of the cover letter is the easiest to write. 

The 4th paragraph: The ask and close:

  • This is where you ask for the interview for the specific role.
  • Share your contact information.
  • Thank them for their time.
  • Include any other necessary details- did someone recommended you for the role, include the company name again, etc

An example of how to end a cover letter:

I learned about Cell Therapeutics through my external dissertation committee member, Dr. Dory Bluefin, who recommended that I apply here. I would love the opportunity to share in more detail why I would be a great addition to the Cell Therapeutics team as a research scientist. You can reach me at or at 61 22 4876 5432. Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you!


Dr. Phillip Sherman

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