Dermalogica Future Industry Professionals Esthetics Scholarship

Dermalogica is continuing its support of the beauty industry by generously funding the “Future Industry Professionals” Esthetics Scholarship for the third year in a row. For nearly 40 years, Dermalogica has empowered skin therapists to unleash their potential. Founded by Jane Wurwand out of a desire to provide best-in-class products, education, and training in the professional skin care industry, Dermalogica today trains 100,000 skin therapists per year and is the #1 choice of skin professionals worldwide. Through a commitment to education, personalization, and human touch, plus science-driven formulas,Dermalogica champions skin health, not beauty. 


The Future Industry Professionals Esthetics Scholarship is open to students who are newly accepted or currently enrolled in an esthetics program at a Dermalogica partner school, and identify as Black, Indigenous and People of Color. The esthetics student scholarship will be awarded through Beauty Changes Lives. 


Scholarship Name 

Dermalogica – “Future Industry Professionals” Esthetics Scholarship 

Award Amount | # of Recipients   

$20,000 total awards for 2023 | $5,000 x 4 Recipients (total)  


One (1) $5,000 Scholarship for the Winter season, open from December 1, 2022 – February 28, 2023. 

One (1) $5,000 for the Spring season, open March 1 – May 31, 2023. 

One (1) $5,000 for the Summer season, open June 1 – August 31, 2023. 

One (1) $5,000 for the Fall season, open September 1 – November 30, 2023. 


Applicant Qualifications 

  • The applicants must identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) 
  • Must be a currently enrolled (or a newly accepted student) in a Dermalogica partner school, leading to licensure in the U.S. 
  • The applicant must be eighteen (18) years of age or older by the start date of the program at the accredited school/institution. 


Application Requirements 

  1. Complete online application and submit proof of enrollment from an esthetics program by uploading your: progress report, or official acceptance letter from a Dermalogica Partner school. 


  1. Submit a 3-minute maximum, YouTube video with a public link answering the following questions (if the video exceeds the 3-minute requirement the application will be declined): 


  • Describe how receiving this scholarship would impact your life. What are your short-term and long-term goals? 
  • Why is esthetics your passion? How has your experience with your own skin shaped your passion? 
  • How will you use your career in esthetics to benefit your community? 

Applications accepted March 1 – May 31, 2023

Dates are subject to change.