For those of you who intend to take care of educational scholarships especially overseas, of course you are familiar with the term motivation letter . Motivation letter is one of the mandatory requirements for all seekers of educational scholarships abroad. Now, in this article, I will explain examples motivation letter as your reference material.
Motivation letter itself contains the background of life, education, reasons for choosing a scholarship program and study program related, future work prospects and their contribution that you have and will make.
Explain all of these things in a concise, concise, and clear (not convoluted) language. For further explanation of the example motivation letter, let us consider the explanation below.
Example Motivation Letter
Following below is an example motivation letter that I made.  A. Motivation Letter (Indonesian)
To Mr or Mrs,
I applied for the master program Data Science and Innovation at the University of Technology Sydney for academic year 2019/2020. Master program Data Science and Innovation is the world's leading study program in analytics and data science. I want to participate in various types of work / career related to the development of data science .
I graduated from the Information Technology Department, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology. Through your university, I can have work experience or industry placement that can help me achieve my ambitions / ideals.
I really like creating new ideas and solutions (or developing previous ideas) to solve existing problems or as a form of innovation. . Because I focused on the IT field I have participated in competitions such as scientific papers, business case and business plan . This is evidenced by the awards I have received through two scientific writing competitions in 2017.
Then, I really like to do research, especially in the field of data. I can work well in a team and be able to lead my group. I also have a basis in project management. This was proven by competency certification in the field of ICT Project Management by the Indonesian Professional Certification Authority which I got in 2016 (valid for 3 years).
I also participated in an online Data Science course to increase my understanding of data science. In addition, I also joined Data Science Research Group in the IT department. The topic of my thesis is also related to data science which is about classification algorithms in the field of medicine.
I also became part of my departmental organization and became a national competition organizing committee organized by my faculties and departments. Through this experience, I was able to learn how to do good management, work together in teams, and lead teams.
With my educational background, I believe that I am a suitable candidate for this program. My interest and willingness to focus on data science made me want to continue my studies at the master's degree data science at the University of Technology Sydney. Then, this program can also develop my creative thinking skills and my ability to face contemporary challenges. Creating opportunities for innovation and future possibilities through analysis and interpretation of complex data and problems faced by humans.
University of Technology Sydney is one of the best universities in the world in the field of computer science and information technology. Plus, Australia is a country with rapid industrial and technological growth. Expertise in the field of data science is certainly an important point in Australia, this shows that Australia is focusing on the progress of data science in its country. This allows me to explore real-world projects and actual data sets with iLab courses and projects with UTS industry partners. Resolving client problems sourced from the UTS Connected Intelligence Center or designing my own data project.
After I read the description of the study program, field of study, course structure, curriculum and career opportunities from the University of Technology Sydney lecture guide, I strongly believe that this university really fits my research interests and profile. I will acquire the skills and knowledge needed for my future career through this master's program. Also, I think positively that I can work well in this program.
For the future, I have plans to take part in several research programs in information technology. Therefore, I want to continue my education to the master's level. With hope, what I do can provide me with experience, skills and new knowledge that I can later apply to society and benefit Indonesia's progress. I was inspired by a number of other researchers, especially in the field of technology who were able to create technological innovations such as in the fields of health, agriculture, education and others.
I that I have can open the way for me. Therefore, I am honored if you choose to accept me for this Masters program. At the same time, I realized the possibility of challenges and high order to successfully complete this program. I hope to be accepted at this opportunity to realize my dreams / future career.
Thank you very much for your attention in considering my application. I look forward to your positive response.
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