We analyzed the 1,000 most popular words on both men and women’s profiles, tabulated the most popular movies and TV shows, and crunched stats on what people consider their best feature vs.
what features their potential dates are attracted to.
Application deadlines are: summer, 2/10; fall, 6/16; winter, 10/15; and spring, 10/31.
Note that Cosmo internships are for credit only, so please apply only if you'll be able to earn academic credit while interning for us (check with your adviser if you're unsure how this works).
While you are welcome to forward a picture/portfolio sample to them, models are generally chosen through their specific agency. If that option does not appear, simply go to for instructions and system requirements. It could be because our giveaways are typically in conjunction with the newsstand dates of the magazine issue, rather than the entire month of the issue month.
Once you are affiliated with a modeling agency, you can request to be considered for Cosmo, but unfortunately there are no guarantees. This also applies to videos that use Quicktime or Real Player. So even if a prize is listed in the March issue of Cosmo, the newsstand dates are mid-February to mid-March.
Due to the large volume of résumés received by Hearst HR, only candidates of interest will be contacted for specific positions. Can I submit pictures of someone I think would be a good Cosmo model?
A: Both male and female Cosmo models are chosen by the fashion and beauty editors at the magazine. If you don't have Flash preinstalled in your computer, Macromedia should give you an option to download Shockwave for free.
If you’re a gay man, pose outdoors—48 percent of the profile pics of the most popular gay men on Ok Cupid were snapped outside. ) Selfies are acceptable for women (45 percent of top-ranking straight women used them, as did 4 percent of lesbians), but not so much for men.
Enroll in a yoga class and learn to surf—they’re the most popular activities for men and women alike, so either desirable singles are super mellow or it’s aspirational, and everyone to be mellow.