American diversity visa lottery program provides the online application form for to apply for the DV program every year. It will be available for 30 - 34 days only. A person can submit only one entry with his name as primary applicant. It should be treated as a visa application form when you are filling it. You are not allowed to correct the errors in it once you had submitted the entry in to the draw.
Applicants must consider that filling the DV entry form is actually a process of applying for an Immigrant visa and don't think that it is for the visa lottery program. It is necessary to take utmost care to provide all the true information when filling the diversity visa lottery application form.
Before you start entering your details in the online application form, fill it with correct information and it should be 100% true. You can't blame certain errors on other people as you are the one responsible for the provided details. It is clearly stated in the Green Card Lottery instructions.
When filling the application form, if found any errors in it, don't try to use the back button of the browser to go back. To correct it use the specially given "Go to the Part 1 or Part 2" button in that application form.
Minor errors like spelling mistake in the name can be normally accepted at the time of the interview, if it is felt as human error by the interviewing consular officer. Accepting such errors is totally at his mercy as to accept it or to reject it.
Country of birth, not meeting the education or work experience and not including eligible dependants will be taken as serious violation and will result in visa application rejection.
Correcting the errors of the spouse, children names, date, and place of birth, email or addresses in the submitted entry forms too can't be corrected. Likewise you can't add your spouse details or any of your children's details once your entry had been accepted by the system. And this is a serious error.
Also take note that if you didn't include your spouse or any of your eligible child is a violation and you will be eliminated from the draw, once the fault is found out by them.
Correct those errors before you submit the E-DV entry or stop processing with the winning.
If any important field is left blank and the form is submitted, system will return it back with RED color warning. That can be filled and submitted back successfully in to the draw.
So it is your duty to check all the information for spelling errors before you submit it.
If you had made an error in the entry form and if you are selected for the program, Consular officer, will decide on it, at the time of your visa interview.
Errors: When actually born inBangladesh and selecting your birth country as Kenya can't be corrected.
It will be considered as cheating.
This entry will be eliminated from the draw as your birth country is not eligibleto participate in this draw.
Selecting Wrong Education Level.
Lot of people used to mark University Degree in the Application Form. Actually they are University students.
After submitting the E-DV entry only they used to realise that they had choose the wrong one for their education level.
This is the question you are answering in the DV2020 form, "What is the highest level of education you have achieved, as of today?".
Those who had marked the wrong one have to wait for the visa interview, if you are being selected for the draw.
The final decison will be taken by the interviewing Concular Officer to ignore it not.
DV-2020 Program is now accepting entries for the DV 2020 program and it will continue till 06th November 2018.
DV-2019 is now allowing to check its selection results. Under dv2019 visa processing for the selected winners too are going on from 01st of October 2018.
Next Expected Results in the year 2019 is for DV-2020.
Current American visa draw takeing place in this year 2018 is DV-2020. DV 2020