Indonesian Intel has just appointed a five person delegation to be sent to San Jose, California (United States), the month of May. Altogether still works as a high school student. For what?
Apparently the five students will participate in the world's largest scientific exhibition, titled the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) 2010. The event is sponsored by Intel since 1997 shows the young scientists and researchers who excel in the world.
More than 1500 students from 51 countries will share ideas, showcase research and advanced discovery, and racing to get scholarships and awards valued at nearly U.S. $ 4 million. Three winners will get scholarships, each amounting to U.S. $ 50,000 from the Intel Foundation.
ndonesia consists of representatives Afrizal, Wafiakmal Miftah, Fachry Muhammad Lutfi, Pandi Mohammad Alam, and Jayu Pramudya. They are the finalists Scientific Work Youth Competition (LKIR) 2009, held LIPI. Before leaving for the USA, five Indonesian students yesterday (8 / 4) met with Vice President Boediono, accompanied by Minister of Education M. Noah.
During this time, Intel Indonesia's cooperation with LIPI in recruiting young talents in the category of social sciences, engineering, and natural. "We hope the momentum of the Intel ISEF not only become a means of proving the quality of Indonesian adolescent research at the international public, but also able to build a sense of pride in the community towards student achievement," said Prof.. Dr. H. Umar Jenie Anggara M.Sc., Apt., (Head of LIPI) in his press release.