Illinois State University Department of Health Sciences safety student Kort Williams will receive a $1,000 safety scholarship this semester.

Williams was chosen to receive this award by the Association of Subcontractors and Affiliates’ (ASA Chicago) safety and insurance committee, who will bestow this award on him in a ceremony that will be scheduled sometime this spring in the Chicago area.

Williams is a senior in the safety program. He is also a member of the student organization American Association of Safety Engineers (ASSE). Currently he is interning at the Bunn-O-Matic Corp. in Springfield. The company is a dispensed beverage equipment manufacturer.

Williams is set to graduate in May. Congratulations, Kort!