This Immigration Explained video explains The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program (DV Program), who is eligible, and any requirements needed to apply.
What is the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program?
It is made up to 50,000 immigrant visas that are available annually and are drawn from random selection among all the individual entries from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States.
Who is eligible (not eligible) for the green card lottery?
Every year this change. Need to visit USCIS for a complete list of Countries eligible.
Are there any requirements to apply?
So many, but some of them are that you do not have a criminal record, need to be a High School graduate and have work experience.
Is there a limit on how many times I can apply?
One (1) application per year, per person.
Can I include my family on my lottery application?
Can I apply for a Green Card Lottery within the United States?
Yes. You can adjust your visa