DEEN DAYAL SPARSH YOJANA:
- Launched by : Union Ministry of Communication.
- It is a pan India scholarship program for school children to encourage Philately.
- SPARSH : Scholarship for Promotion of Aptitude and Research in Stamps as a Hobby
- Under the Scheme, annual scholarships will be awarded to children of Standard 6 to 9 having good academic record and also pursuing Philately as hobby through competitive selection process in all postal circles.
- Philately is a hobby of collection and study of postage stamps.