Electronic Diversity Visa often called EDV is American diversity visa lottery program announced every year. The American government started this lottery to increase diversity in the United States of America. EDV provides an opportunity for people to work and live in America legally for a desired period of time.
Every year USA selects 50,000 people from different countries for the EDV program. Maximum 7% of the total visa of 50000 ( i.e 3500) is given to each country eligible for the program. In 2019, the total number of EDV winners from Nepal were 4097 which includes the principal applicants and their derivatives.
Why EDV (Electronic Diversity Visa) in the USA?
As mentioned earlier, the main motive is to increase diversity so it accepts an application from many countries.
Thousands of Nepali every year apply for the EDV program.
EDV 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria for Nepali to apply for the program is listed as:
- Minimum age limit to apply is 19 years.
- Intermediate level degree which is obtained after completing two years of high school and 10 years of school
- Vocational degree including CTEVT equivalent to the High school degree.
- The applicants must provide a medical certificate regarding mental and physical fitness on selection.
How much EDV cost?
EDV form fill up and application submission process is free of cost if done by yourself but there are many consultancies in Nepal that provide the service with a certain charge. Actually, those consultancies earn a good profit in just one month of the registration process. E spot Nepal is the leading consultancy in Nepal that provides the service. For those who want to fill up the EDV for 2020, here are few tips that may be useful:
- EDV form can be filled online free of cost and upon the opening of registration the US Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs publishes detailed procedure. You can follow the procedure and fill up the form by yourself.
- Us embassy Nepal every year provides convenient and easy registration facility so it is rational if you don’t pay extra money to various consultancies.
- If you fill up the form through consultancies make sure that the consultancy will fill up all right information and check it in your presence.
- You can fill up and submit your application only once, multiple entries will be disqualified. However, if you aren’t selected for current years EDV, you can apply for next year.
- You should apply for EDV from your birth country not according to where you live or your PR status.
EDV result 2020
EDV form for 2020 was filled in 2019. The entry period started from October 3rd 2019, but due to a technical error, a new entry period was started from October 3 to November 6. Eligible applicants that missed the 2020 entry can apply for EDV 2021 which form fill up will start on later months of 2019.
EDV Result May 2019
EDV result 2020 is published in May 2019. May 7th is the day. EDV always publishes the result on the month of May each year. This year also, EDV 2020 result has been published in May 2019. We have EDV result 2020 with the name of EDV winners. Here is your edv result. It is the USA DV Green Card Lottery Program in which almost 50,000 people are eligible for a green card scheme in the United States.
Edv selection process is random and is a kind of random draw by a computer system. EDV is an annual program by the US government.
EDV 2019 can check EDV result on May 7, 2019. They need to keep their confirmation number until September 30, 2020.
How to Check DV 2020 Results
It is easy to check online EDV 2020 result from this page. The official website publishes the EDV result. The official website that publishes DV result always is dvlottery.state.gov. It is the official website for EDV.
The EDV Result 2020 will be announced on May 7, 2019. Applicants can find out their result online using the confirmation code or by contacting their consultancies through which they applied for the program. The result can also be known from the official website of US department of states: https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/
The EDV lottery winners are eligible for a green card and can enjoy various facilities equivalent to the real citizen of USA. That’s one of the reason numbers of applicants applying for the program is increasing every year.
Step by Step Process for EDV 2020 Result
- Firstly, you need to go to dvlottery.state.gov [link is provided below at the end of this article].
- you need to enter your confirmation number along with your family name. The family name is your surname or last name. Confirmation number looks like 20192OpDZWY1DOV1.
- You need to enter the Captcha code shown on the website.
- Press enter or submit.
With these simple four steps, you can check your DV lottery 2019 result online. If you are looking for winners of DV lottery 2019, you can check our other posts and other articles. We have listed almost all names of DV winners for this year. If you are dv winner 2019, you can comment on the comment section provided on this page. We will update your name in the DV winner 2020 list.
If you are not selected for EDV 2020 program, you should not worry. The US government has not still decided to close the EDV program officially. Please be updated with our website wapnepal.com.np. We will update if Trump government stops EDV 2020 program in the future. In the recent context, there is no possibility of closing EDV program.
We are updating the list of all EDV winners for 2020 in this page. Please check this page regularly.
EDV 2020 Result with Name List
Name list of DV lottery 2020 winners is on our other page. You can check the name list of all dv winners for this year on that page. In this article, we will provide information on how to check dv lottery online result form state government website.
Name of DV Lottery 2020 winners from Nepal
We are constantly updating the name list of all dv lotto winners for 2020. Please visit this page regularly for the updated list.
The list will be updated today.