Department of post has launch a Philately Scholarship scheme Deen Dayal SPARSH Yojana(Scholarship for promotion of aptitude & Research in stamp as a hobby) on 15Th September-2022(Tentative) for generating interest regarding philately among students.
Students of class VI to IX having good academy record pursuing philately as a hobby will be awarded scholarship. The amount of Scholarship is to be Rs 6000/- per annuam @ 500/- per months for selected candidates.
Candidate for Scholarship will be selected on the basis of two processes;
- Philately Written Quize
- Philately Project
Candidates selected in the Philately Quiz will be eligible to participate in Philately Project.
Schedule for the activities under Maharashtra Circle,
|Last date for submission application||31 Aug2022|
|Tentative date for written Philately Quiz at Regional Level||15th September-2022|
|Philately Quiz Result alongwith notice for submission of Project & submission||10th Oct-2022|
|Evaluation of Projects/enteries||6th Nov-2022|
|Declaration of Final Result||1st week of Dec-2022|
For details :- Please contact O/o Sr Supdt Of Post Offices, Nagpur City Division. 1St Floor Nagpur GPO,Nagpur-440001 Phone No 0712-2560708/Philately Bureau Nagpur GPO- 0712-2543616.