The School of Physical Sciences of the College of Agricultural and Natural Sciences (CANS) has held a ceremony to honour 117 students for their academic excellence during the 2016/17 academic year. The programme was aimed recognizing deserving students of the School to motivate them to aspire for higher academic excellence. The students, from level 100 to 300, who attained Cummulative Grade Point Aggregate (CGPA) of 3.6 and above were presented with certificates at the ceremony. In an address, the Dean of the School, Prof. David K. Essumang congratulated the students and advised them to take their studies seriously. He cautioned the students against all forms of compliancy and advised them to endeavor to be successful in future. He challenged other students in the School whose names were not on the award lists to strive hard wih their studies so as to be recognized and awarded next academic year. Prof. Essumang commended the parents of awardees for their essential roles in ensuring the academic development of their children. He appealed to benevolent organisations to help sponsor the awards scheme.