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Mr. Evans Kwasi Arizi


Department of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences


Evans - On behalf of DFAS/UCC and USAID/UCC Project Management Team, I wish to congratulate you on your nomination for scholarship to pursue a 3-year PhD study in Fisheries Science at the University of Rhode Island (USA), funded through the USAID Sustainable Fisheries Management Project (SFMP). I wish you well into the future and God's blessings.- Dr. Denis Aheto, Project Manager

Evans Kwasi Arizi is a native of Jaway in the Jomoro District of the Western Region of Ghana. He attended Half-Assini Senior High School from 2001-2004. Subsequently, he gained admission into the University of Cape Coast where he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences and a Master of Philosophy Degree in Aquaculture in 2009 and 2013 respectively. He did his national service at the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences (DFAS) as a Teaching Assistant and was subsequently employed in the Department as Principal Research Assistant. Evans has two scientific publications to his credit. Aside his key line of duty, Evans participates in academic and social debates and diligently contributes to ongoing research work in the Department. Evans has the ambition to become a Fisheries Scientist in Ghana. His grant is one among a series of capacity strengthening grants for DFAS/CCM to be drawn from the USAID/SFMP Project. Congratulations!!!