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American Diversity Visa Program.

2:30 PM 9/27/2022

DV-2024 American Visa Draw.

DV-2024 is expected to accept online entries for the FY 2024 program in this year 2022. Opening (October) and closing (November) dates of the program will be announced by the US State Department. Only during this announced period people can submit their entries through the online Official website. Now it is necessary for the primary applicant to have her/his valid International passport to participate in the draw. Also it is necessary to have passed the High School Certificate which is equivalent to GCE A/L or WAEC certificate successfully. If selected as a winner and called for interview the winner must provide enough funds to survive in the USA or must provide a sponsor person. She/he should be a US citizen or American LPR holder. Winners will have to pay US$330 as visa processing fee only to the US Consular Office on the day of their Interview.

American DV-2023 Program Results.

DV-2023 American Diversity Visa Lottery had accepted entries from the eligible people from all over the world in the year 2021. There is no way to submit entries any more for this draw. Selection Results are now available from the month of May through the Official diversity visa website. People must keep their DV2023 Confirmation Number to check their results online. You or your friends can check this results, if have the Confirmation Number and the applicants personal details. Once you had checked the Results, don't throw away the Confirmation Number. It should be kept with you till September 2023. Meanwhile all the visas under the DV-2022 had exhausted (Issued).

DV-2024 American Visa Draw.

DV-2024 visa lottery program is the current American diversity visa lottery program that is going to accept entries in this year. If you are an eligible person, every year, participate and check your luck to immigrate to the USA under this computer random name selection draw. Eligible winners can get their Green card to work and stay in the USA as long as they want. To apply for this draw, go to the official website. The DV-2024 program (https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/application.aspx) website will provide application forms and will accept them, if they are duly filled and uploaded with the participants Digital photo file. The website will be available for 30 days. Then the program will stop providing application forms and accepting them back under the DV-2024 program.

Diversity Visa Lottery 2024 Eligibility.

  • Participant must have born in any of the eligible countries as per the US State Department, regardless of where they are living today or what passport they are holding.
  • Applicant must have valid International Passport. Or can use the Stateless Certificate.
  • Applicants' age must be more than 18 years to meet the educational requirements. There is no, maximum age limit for the participants.
  • Participant must have successfully completed the High School Certificate (Equivalent to American High School Degree.) after studying in junior and high schools for 12 years.
  • Otherwise must have 2 years of work experience within the last 5 years in a profession after learning/studying it for 2 years. (More information available in the DOL web site, regarding the acceptable jobs for the draw)
  • Single or married will be allowed to submit ONLY one entry with his name as primary applicant.
  • Married person must include her/his spouse and all their children who are unmarried and under the age of 21. This must include all their natural children, both their previous marriage children, legally adopted children. Children who are citizen or LPR holder in the America should not be included in the Green card lottery application form.
  • If a person tries to submit multiple entries as primary applicant in the Green Card lottery program, all of them will be rejected by the system.
  • Each entry must include the primary applicant's digital photo file and each of her/his dependants' individual digital photo files' as per the DV instructions.

2024 Application Form.

  • The American visa lottery's E-DV entry will be available in the Official dv lottery website in the announced 30 days only.
  • Keep details of your passport to enter in to the online Application form.
  • Application form should be filled and submitted back within the 60 minutes of time period, after downloading it.
  • Application form can't be saved and used later.
  • Once your entry is accepted you will be shown with a unique confirmation number (ticket).
  • Write down or copy this and save it. This code will be issued only once.
  • We want to remind you that there used to be a big rush during the closing days of the application submission period every year. So apply early to avoid the rush.


DV-2023 Interviews.

American DV 2023 Lottery for to get Green card through interview, is now going on from 01st of October 2022.
Postal mail or email, phone calls will NOT be used to announce the interview dates for the winners.
Each winner's should go to the CEAC website to check their visa interview letter, if they had submitted their visa application forms DS 260 online.
DV2022 draw will close officially on 30th September 2022.

Benefits of the American Green Card.

  • Will allow you to work and live in the USA, as long as you want.
  • Can travel freely through the American borders. (You don't need visas)
  • You can continue with your higher studies.
  • Card holders can sponsor certain relatives.
  • Person living 5 years continuously with Green Card in the USA will be allowed to apply for the USA Citizenship.

How to Maintain Your Green Card?

  • Don't cast votes in any of the USA elections.
  • Not allowed to hold certain positions in the USA.
  • Pay your taxes annually; also register your current address with the authorities.
  • You must live a clean life. Any serious conviction will lead to cancellation of your Green Card and will lead to your deportation.

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