DV-2019 is the next expected official diversity visa lottery program. This draw will provide application form in the year 2017. Usually there used to be 50,000 immigrant visas under this fiscal year program. So there will be no change in the number of entry permit under this FY 2019 program. You can participate in this draw as it is the original program from the America Government. Only thing you have to take care is to go to the correct website. There are plenty of website with official log embalm posing as the official website of the diversity visa lottery program. If you get trapped in any of these websites, they will ask you to pay through your credit card for their service. Nobody knows whether they will apply on behalf of you or not.
First the participant must have been born in an eligible country. It should be in the eligible country list of the DV Program.
- Equivalent to American High School Certificate, after studying Junior and High School for 12 years.
- A person can apply only once with his name as primary applicant in this draw.
- Multiple entries of one primary applicant will be rejected.
- It is not necessary to be a married person to participate in the draw.
- Single person can submit one E-DV entry in the system.
- He must include one digital photo file of himself prepared according to the DV Instructions.
- When a married participant want to submit his entry, he must follow the below things.
- Must include her/his spouse with her digital photo file.
- Include all the unmarried children who are under the age of 21.
- Submit their names in their birth order with their digital photo files.
- Children mean their natural, previous marriage ones and legally adopted ones.
- Children who are already US citizen or LPR holders should not be included.
Digital photo files.
Don't use the photo files that were used in the DV-2017 or in DV-2018.
Applying for the draw here.
- Download and fill the form within 60 minutes and submit it back.
- The application form can't be saved in your computer to use later.
- Use only English alphabets.
- If necessary to go back in the form, use the specially provided back button.
- Once the entry is accepted you will shown with the "Success page".
- Write down the confirmation number.
- The confirmation number consists 16 alphanumeric.
- Lost it or last number missing contact here.
Which country can apply for DV Lottery 2019?
View the eligible country list to check which countries are allowed to participate.
Normally Nigeria, Bangladesh, India and Pakistan natives are not eligible to participate.
Check the eligible country list. Here.
How can I win green card?
You must have to participate in the draw, if you are eligible by birth and education work experience.
How many people are in the green card lottery?
Normally 13 million people participate in the Green card lottery.
Nearly 100,000 people will be selected as winners to provide available 50,000 U.S Entry permits.
Read about it here.
Winner in DV program?
Apply for the immigrant visa here.
DV interview current case numbers.
Check it here.
Diversity Visa processing fees.
Visa processing fees US$ 330.
Visa processing fee is non refundable one. For any given reason if your visas are refused you will lose your visa processing fees too.
There is no place to challenge the consular officer's decisions for the visa refusal. It is confirmed one.
After visa issuance a USCIS process fees will apply US$ 165.
The diversity visa lottery program DV2019 will close officially on 30th September 2019. No winners can benefit from their selection as it will go as NULL after this date