Fri, 12 May 2000

RI students win millennium awards

JAKARTA: Seven Indonesian students were among 2,000 winners of Millennium Dreamers Awards across the world honored in a ceremony at the Walt Disney Resorts in Orlando, Florida recently.

Assistant communications manager of McDonald's Indonesia Cepi Husada said on Thursday the students, aged between 10 and 15 years old, were awarded for their distinguished school achievements, extracurricular activities and social awareness.

The seven Indonesian students are Ayu Pratiwi of Al Azhar Jaka Permai junior high school in Bekasi, West Java, Ferina Tjahjana of Pelita Harapan elementary school in Tangerang, West Java, Miranti Wulansari of the 102 state junior high school in Depok, West Java, Wilona A. Gatraputri of Dian Didaktika elementary school in Jakarta, Linda Lusiana of Bina Bakti II elementary school in Bandung, West Java, Nindya Kirana of St. Joseph junior high school in Madiun, East Java and A. Setia Nugraha of BOPKRI elementary school in Yogyakarta.