IMMIGRANT VISAS - Visa Lottery
Every year between August to September, approximately, INS allows applications from persons from countries underrepresented in the US to apply for a lottery for Permanent Residence. Qualifications at least 2 years post secondary education. Lottery held in National Visa Center USA, if accepted case will be processed at US Consulates/ Embassies in foreign country.
In order to obtain a visa under the Diversity Lottery, an applicant must either: