Apply DV Lottery.
Applying for the American DV Lottery is the one and only way in the world to live and work in the USA legally through the random computer name selection in short period of time. This official immigration program is endorsed by the US Senate and operated by the KCC. The name lottery is only mentioned for the random name selection and there is no money involved to participate in this draw. The draw may look simple but it is covered with strict rules and regulations and the winners must pay the visa processing fees at the time of their interview. This facility can be accessed only through the internet except the visa processing which will be carried out through the U.S Embassies and the USCIS office in America.
Participants of DV-2014 program can now check their results in the results checking web.
Next DV program.
DV-2016 is the next expected program that is going to accept application forms through the internet for to issue visas for the lucky people. The U.S State Department hasn't announced the opening date and the closing date. People can submit their entries for the draw only in the entry accepting period only. There are 50,000 slots available and nearly 100,000 entries will be selected as selectees and will be allowed to apply for the immigrant visa through the normal procedures. Results will be available on 01 May 2015, interviews for the selected winners will start on 01 October 2015 and the program will close on 30th September 2016.
Entering the program.
No fee is charged to download and submit the form, but the winners will have to pay US$ 330 as visa processing fees and once issued with the entry permits they have to pay another US$ 165 as USCIS processing fee before they depart from their country.
Winner selection - Results.
KCC will select the winners through a random computer name selection and will publish it through a secured web site.
Winners will be called for the visa interviews according to their case numbers while those people staying in the USA, must contact the USCIS office to change their status, when their case numbers are current according to the visa bulletin.
People may think this is a simple program and winning it will allow them to have the rich American life for them and for their family. But it is wrong. This true and reliable program is covered with simple but tough rules, time limit and involves non refundable visas fees for the primary applicant and his/her dependants.
This program is officially called as diversity visa lottery program and many African and South American country people used to call it as green card lottery because at the end of the process people used to get the green card (LPR).
Each fiscal year dv lottery program has its own name. For example, the DV-2015 visa lottery program is named and designed for the fiscal year 2015. And the name DV-2016 is for the fiscal year 2016.
The application form is officially called as E-DV entry form and it will be available for a period of 30 - 32 days only.
People living in the USA can apply for them and/or for their eligible relatives and friends.
If more than one entry is submitted with a person's names primary applicant, all his entries will be rejected regardless of who has submitted them.
Fiscal year DV- Lottery the DV-2014 was closed from accepting entries on 03/11/2012 and after this date no one can apply for this or can't edit the submitted information. DV 2015 too was closed on 02 November 2013 after opening on 01 October 2013.
DV-2012 was closed on 30th September 2012 and DV-2013 too was closed on 30th September 2013..
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