Visum lotery (diversiteit immigrant visa program)

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The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program is also called the DV Program, die visum lotery, of die groen kaart lotery. Elke jaar vanaf 1995 om 2020, die VSA toegeken 50,000 visums deur die program. Mense kry gekies deur ewekansige seleksie (deur kans) in die visum lotery. As jy wen 'n visum, Jy kan leef, werk, en studie in die VSA. Na 5 jaar, Jy kan aansoek doen vir burgerskap.

The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program is also called the DV Program, the visa lottery, or the green card lottery. Every year from 1995 to 2020, the USA awarded 50,000 visas through the program. People get chosen by random selection (by chance) in the visa lottery. If you win a visa, you can live, work, and study in the USA. After 5 years, you can apply for citizenship.

visa lottery - permanent resident card

visa lottery - permanent resident card

Die visa lottery vir 2020

The visa lottery for 2020

Daar was 50,000 diversiteit Visa toegeken vir 2020 in die Verenigde State van Amerika se visum lotery. Die inskrywing op Oktober geopen 3, 2018. Die sperdatum is op November 6, 2018, by 12:00. Die lotto vir 2020 is nou gesluit.

There were 50,000 diversity visas awarded for 2020 in the United States’ visa lottery. The enrollment opened on October 3, 2018. The deadline was on November 6, 2018, at 12:00. The lottery for 2020 is now closed.

Die visa lottery program vir 2021

The visa lottery program for 2021

Daar is geen nuus nog oor die diversiteit immigrant visa program vir 2021. Ons sal hierdie blad opdateer wanneer daar is nuus.

There is no news yet about the diversity immigrant visa program for 2021. We will update this page when there is news.

Wie kan aansoek doen vir die visa lotery?

Who can apply for the visa lottery?

  • Jy moet 'n Hoërskool onderwys of 'n sertifikaat wat dieselfde is as 'n Hoërskool diploma het
    of
  • Jy moet wys dat jy twee jaar van werk ervaring in 'n taak wat vereis dat minstens twee jaar van opleiding of ondervinding het. Jou ervaring moet wees in die laaste vyf jaar.
  • Jy moet voltooi die (DS-260) aansoek aanlyn inskrywing periode. Jy kan jou inskrywing op ander tye voorlê.
  • You must have a high school education or a certificate that is the same as a high school diploma
    or
  • You must show that you have two years of work experience in a job that requires at least two years of training or experience. Your experience must be in the last five years.
  • You must complete the (DS-260) application online during the enrollment period. You cannot submit your entry at other times.

Waarskuwing oor visum lotery bedrog

Warning about visa lottery fraud

Daar is talle webwerwe en mense wat probeer om geld te kry 'n Amerikaanse visum te gee. Hulle glo nie. Jy hoef nie te betaal. Byvoorbeeld, 'n webwerf soos www.usgreencardoffice.com sal teen 'n fooi $98 lêer jou aansoek. Ander webwerwe maak asof hulle amptelike regering webwerwe. onthou:

There are many websites and people that try to trick you into giving money to get a US visa. Do not believe them. You do not need to pay. For example, a website such as www.usgreencardoffice.com will charge you $98 to file your application. Other websites pretend they official government websites. Remember:

  • Dit is gratis om te tik die visum lotery
  • Jy kan jou kans van wen deur betaal verhoog
  • It is free to enter the visa lottery
  • You cannot increase your chance of winning by paying

Kyk na hierdie video oor hoe om aansoek te doen om die lotery

Watch this video about how to apply to the lottery

Mense wat nie geld vir 'n diversiteit visa

People who cannot apply for a diversity visa

Diversiteit Visa gaan na mense uit lande wat nie gestuur het talle immigrante na die VSA in vorige jare. Byvoorbeeld, mense uit hierdie lande is nie bevoeg om aansoek te doen vir 2020:

Diversity visas go to people from countries who have not sent many immigrants to the USA in previous years. For example, people from these countries were not eligible to apply for 2020:

  • Bangladesh
  • Brasilië
  • Kanada
  • Sjina (vasteland-gebore)
  • Colombië
  • Die Dominikaanse Republiek
  • El Savador
  • In Haïti
  • Indië
  • Jamaika
  • Mexiko
  • Nigerië
  • Pakistan
  • Peru
  • Filippyne
  • Suid-Korea
  • Verenigde Koninkryk (behalwe Noord Ierland) en sy afhanklike gebiede
  • Viëtnam
  • Bangladesh
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • China (mainland-born)
  • Colombia
  • Dominican Republic
  • El Salvador
  • Haiti
  • India
  • Jamaica
  • Mexico
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • South Korea
  • United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and its dependent territories
  • Vietnam

Wenke vir die toepassing van

Tips for applying

  • Meer as een aansoek maak nie. Jy sal uitgesluit word van die lotery.
  • Versamel al jou inligting voordat jy begin om te vul in die vorm. Dit sal die proses makliker maak vir jou.
  • Maak seker dat jy alle inskrywings op die vorm voltooi.
  • Look at the website of the US embassy or consulate in your country vind uit of jou land mag het bykomende lotery inligting.

  • Do not make more than one application. You will be excluded from the lottery.
  • Gather all your information before you start to fill in the form. This will make the process easier for you.
  • Make sure you complete all entries on the form.
  • Look at the website of the US embassy or consulate in your country to find out whether your country may have additional lottery information.

Visa instructions in many languages

Visa instructions in many languages

You can read and download visa instructions in many languages from the Department of State.

You can read and download visa instructions in many languages from the Department of State.

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