DV-2017 Green Card Lottery Results has been announced today the 3 of May 2016
The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program is administered annually by the Department of State. Section 203(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) provides for a class of immigrants known as “diversity immigrants” from countries with historically low rates of immigration (under 50.000 immigrants in the 5 past year) to the United States.
For Fiscal Year 2017, 50.000 Diversity Visas (Green Cards) will be available.
If you did not win or did not apply last year then act now and apply for the upcoming 2016 (DV-2018) lottery.
The Lottery is officially called the Diversity Immigrant Visa Lottery (popularly known as the Green Card Lottery).
Every year in the US Department of States annual Green Card Lottery (Diversity Visa Program) between 100,000 and 125,000 applications are selected as winners and up to 55,000 Green Cards (Permanent Residency Visas) are issued to new immigrants from all over the world.
The objective of the Lottery is to issue Green Cards to individuals born in countries with historically low levels of immigration to the United States.
The draw will take place through random computer generated lottery draw.
The Visa Lottery (DV Lottery) was created by the Immigration Act of 1990 and signed into law by President George Bush. The Lottery is perfectly legal and sponsored by the U.S. State Department.