DV Lottery Help

DV Lottery For Russia.

Russia born people are allowed to participate in the American Government's Official Diversity Visa Lottery Program. It is necessary for tthe participant to have valid International passport as per the DV-2023 Instructions. Current DV program is DV-2022 and itwill accept entries in this year 2020 from the eligible participants. There is no fee to participate in this visa lottery draw. Although if you are selected as winner there will be a visa processing fee and other expenses too will apply. The application form providing website will allow to download the E-DV Entries in the announced dates. After that it won't be available any more. You have to wait for the next draw DV-2022.

Russia Applicants Eligibility.

DV Lottery for Russia

Russians must have successfully completed following educational certificate. Certificate of Secondary Education - (Attestat o srednem obrazovanii). Or must have work experience according to the instruction. Or the applicant must have 2 years of work experience within the last 5years after training/studying the professional course for 2 years.
Before to submit your entry read the DV- Instructions.

There are US Embassy and consulates operating in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Vladivostok and Yekaterinburg.
Winners in the USA must contact the USCIS to pettion to change their current status to LPR status to get their Green card in the USA.

DV-2022 winners from Russia.

  • Online Visa Application for DV Winners DS-260. Here.
  • Visa Fees: Here
  • Visa Interview: Here
  • Affidavit of Support I-134. Here.
  • Where to Apply for the DV-2023 Draw? Here.
Required papers can include,

Financial documents: Documents (translated into English) showing how the applicants intend to support themselves financially upon settling in the United States.

You can include:
  • Bank statement
  • Real estate ownership estimation
  • Financial support from American citizen/LPR relative or friend in the form of: Form I-134 (Affidavit of support) and tax returns (Form 1040) for the past year.

Unmarried person can submit ONLY one entry to the program along with his digital image/photo file.
Married person must include spouse and all their eligible children with their individual photo files and details in their birth order.
Those children who are U.S LPR holders or U.S citizen are not to be included in the application form.

DV-2022 Results are now available in the internet and all the Russian participants can check their online selection results now. Mean while participants are requested to keep their confirmation number as there may may be chances for some more winners to be selected under this draw.
Documents needed for winners in Russia. moscow.usembassy.gov
Results will be available to check personally through the official website.
Email, postal mail fax or telephone calls will NOT be sent to the selected winners any more. DV-2022 Results.