Croda Inc │ SCI Scholars Internship

Summer 2013

Two positions available

Sponsoring Company: Croda Inc

Location: Edison, NJ

Preferred Course of Study: Chemistry or Chemical Engineering

Organizational Unit: Research & Development

Internship Period: 10 weeks

Salary: $6,300 ($2,000 advance for relocation expenses)

Application Deadline: Saturday, December 15, 2012, by 3:00 a.m. EST

Eligibility:

  • Current sophomore or junior
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Minimum GPA of 3.5

Internship Description

The intern will be responsible for working in a world-class product laboratory with Croda Applications and Product Claims scientists to formulate and evaluate the effectiveness of prototype personal care products containing Croda ingredients. The candidate will gain expertise in formulating skin care cosmetics and in hair care product claim methodologies such as scanning electron microscopy; measuring hair fiber tensile and hair fatigue strength; and analyzing dynamic mechanical colorimetry and calorimetry. Internship work will result in a future co-authorship in a personal care industry trade magazine.

How to Apply

Apply by December 15, 2012, 3:00 a.m. EST!
  • Application Form
    Complete the application form (requires CV/resume). Be sure to indicate your top 3 internship company choices.

  • Official Transcript
    Send transcript to:

    SCI Scholars/Education
    American Chemical Society
    1155 16th Street NW
    Washington, DC 20036

  • Recommendation Form
    Select two people to submit recommendations. At least one recommender must be a faculty member at your institution.

About Croda Inc

Croda Inc is a world-class leading supplier of high quality, innovative, specialty ingredients used in the healthcare, household, and industrial product industries. You may not know our name, but our innovations and materials make many of the exciting and useful products you may use every day possible. Our culture is one that values individual contributions and encourages bold, visionary thinking that has marked us a leader and will continue to set us apart into the future.