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NYSCC Internship Program

The NYSCC is excited to announce the inaugural NYSCC INTERNSHIP PROGRAM in 2024. This is a first of its kind program sponsored by the NYSCC, which aims to support students in gaining hands-on experience with companies in the cosmetic industry. The paid 8 to 10-week internships (up to 10) will take place onsite at ingredient supplier, contract manufacturer and finished goods companies in hair, skin, body, oral and color care.

The NYSCC INTERNSHIP PROGRAM is a new initiative that allows NYSCC to further its mission of advancing cosmetic science and to amplify its impact as a key resource for those who are passionate about the cosmetic industry.


  • Hands-on corporate experience in the cosmetic industry
  • Paid internship ($20/hr) in NJ / NY / PA
  • Housing stipend included if necessary
  • Exposure to NYSCC, a large network of cosmetic industry professionals


  • U.S. Sophomores and juniors (graduating c/o 2025-2026) majoring in cosmetic science or related scientific fields (e.g. chemistry, biology, engineering, pharmaceutical science, etc.)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Interest in a career in the cosmetic industry

Application Period
April 22nd – May 13th

Start Date
June 17th – June 24th (flexible)

End Date
August 30th (flexible)

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