Microsoft Office World Champions Named

Certiport ( has announced the 2012 World Champions in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint.

The 2012 Worldwide Competition on Microsoft Office winners include:

  • Tran Dinh Vi, Vietnam, Microsoft Word 2010
  • Jin Ran, China, Microsoft Excel 2010
  • Jacob Blacksten, United States, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
  • Sim Li Jin, Singapore, Microsoft Word 2007
  • Eduardo Velarde Polar, Peru, Microsoft Excel 2007
  • Yeh Chih-Chang, Taiwan, Microsoft PowerPoint 2007

Certiport recognized these top six student competitors at the Worldwide Competition on Microsoft Office Student Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas, and presented each with a $5,000 scholarship.