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What Is The Diversity Visa Lottery?

The online registration period for the 2024 Diversity Lottery Visa Program begins October 5th, 2022, giving more than 50,000 individuals the opportunity to live and work in the United States. The program opens annually to individuals from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. Our New York immigration discusses who is eligible for the diversity lottery visa, the process of application, and how we can heighten your possibility of success.

What Exactly Is The Diversity Visa Lottery?

The Diversity Visa Program, also known as the Green Card Lottery, is a United States government program that makes thousands of immigrant visas available every year to people who come from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. This program aims to promote diversity in the United States by making it possible for people from underrepresented countries to live and work in the country. A list of eligible countries can be found here.

Who Is Eligible For The Diversity Visa Lottery?

To be eligible for the DV-2024 program, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a Native of countries with historically low rates of immigration to the United States may be eligible to enter.
  • Hold at least a high school education or its equivalent, defined as successful completion of a 12-year course of formal elementary and secondary education.

Additionally, you must have at least two years of work experience within the last five years. A minimum of two years of training must have been required for these jobs. You can check the U.S. Department of Labor'sLabor's website for more information on meeting these requirements.

How J&K Law Can Help

The team at J&K Law has experience assisting clients with obtaining the diversity lottery visa. We can help you with every step of the process, from filling out your initial application to preparing for your interview at the U.S. embassy or consulate. Contact us today for more information about how we can help you obtain a diversity lottery visa.

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