Widely recognized as the youngest titleholder in Puteri Indonesia's history and the first ever woman from Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam province to earn the title Qory Sandioriva shot to fame as Puteri Indonesia 2009 on October 9, 2009 and became the official representative of Indonesia to participate the 2010 Miss Universe pageant broadcast live from Las Vegas, Nevadaon August 23.
Qory Sandioriva was born as a daughter of a Sundanese father and a Gayonese mother. She enrolled in the Al-Azhar School and involved in the Pencak Silat and choir team of her school which led her become the winner of a choir competition. It was controversial that she was representing the province of Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam, a conservative Muslim province ruled by Sharia law in order to participate in Puteri Indonesia 2009.
Qory Sandioriva currently attends the University of Indonesia majoring in French literature. She now remains single.