EDV result 2023 is out on May 7, 2022. It was delayed because of COVID-19. 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 2020, 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 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 2021, 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 2021
EDV form for 2021 was filled in 2020. The latest update is that edv result is on June 6, 2020.
The entry period started from October 3rd 2020, but due to a technical error, a new entry period was started from October 3 to November 6. Eligible applicants that missed the 2021 entry can apply for EDV 2021 which form fill up will start on later months of 2020.
EDV result 2021 is published in June 7 2020. 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 2020. 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 2020 can check EDV result on May 7, 2020. They need to keep their confirmation number until September 30, 2020.
How to Check DV 2021 Results
It is easy to check online EDV 2021 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 2021 will be announced on June 6, 2020. 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.dvprogram.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 2021 Result
- Firstly, you need to go to dvprogram.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 20212OpDZWY1DOV1.
- 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 2021 result online. If you are looking for winners of DV lottery 2021, 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 2021, you can comment on the comment section provided on this page. We will update your name in the DV winner 2021 list.
If you are not selected for EDV 2021 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 2021 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 2021 in this page. Please check this page regularly.
EDV 2021 Result with Name List
Name list of DV lottery 2021 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 2021 winners from Nepal
We are constantly updating the name list of all dv lotto winners for 2021. Please visit this page regularly for the updated list.
The list will be updated today.
Khagendra Adhikari, Lakeside, Pokhara
Janak Sapkota, Spain
Sarita Adhikari, Naya gaun, Pokhara
Read more about EDV
The 2021 EDV Diversity Visa Program opens TODAY [Wednesday, October 2, 2020, at noon Eastern Standard Time (9:45 pm local time in Nepal)]. Go to dvlottery.state.gov to enter. Don’t waste your money on visa consultants. It’s free to enter. There’s nothing lucky about paying for something that’s free. Please read instructions throughout the page.
EDV stands for Electronic Diversity Visa. Every year the United States awards the United States Permanent Resident Card to thousands of people. This permanent resident card is also known as the Green Card. This resident card is awarded via a lottery program. Like all other years, millions of people have applied for Electronic Diversity Visa this year too. EDV 2021 expects 50,000 immigrants from all over the world. The selections will be finalised by September 2020. The application deadline for EDV 2021 is estimated to start from October 2020 to November 2020 (DV 2021 opening date).
The period for the entry registration for the EDV 2021 was extended from October 2, 2020, to November 6, 2020. The entrants shall be able to check their status starting at noon (EDT) on May 2, 2020. If you have entered into the lottery program, make sure to keep your confirmation number until at least September 30, 2021. Despite not being selected in the early dates, there are chances for your name to come if the positions are still vacant.
When does EDV 2021 open and close
The 2021 EDV Diversity Visa Program opens TODAY [Wednesday, October 2, 2020, at noon Eastern Standard Time (9:45 pm local time in Nepal)]. EDV 2021 closes on November 6, 2020.
EDV 2021 DV Lottery
You can browse through information on Electronic Diversity Visa Lottery including the updates on lottery at the website: https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/
You may check your Entrant Status at the website: https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/ESC/
The concept of Diversity Visa was devised with the vision of making the United States a multicultural nation. Like EDV 2020, EDV 2020 and EDV 2021, DV programs will be helping millions immigrate to the United States in the previous years. In the initial years, Diversity Visas were awarded in different ways. The United States started offering temporary immigration visas from 1986. The current form of awarding Diversity Visa through lottery was for the fiscal year 1995. It was named DV-1. For the years to follow till 1999, the DV lottery program was named in the format DV-YY. From 2000, the program started being named DV-YYYY. For DV program of each fiscal year, the entry period for the lottery begins almost two years before. Till DV-98, 55,000 immigrations were awarded while, 50,000 immigrations are being awarded from DV-99. Till DV-2004, the DV lottery program was administered via mail. From DV-2005, the lottery program has moved online. For DV 2021 (EDV 2021) also, all the entries will be made online. The entrants can check their status online.
DV lottery 2021 eligible countries
There are requirements to enter the Diversity Visa lottery program. All the entrants for EDV 2021 also had to abide by the norms and requirements. For those who have entered but do not fulfil requirements eventually get rejected despite being one of the winners in the lottery program. The lottery is awarded to almost double to some immigration the United States will have. This is to make sure all 50,000 diversity visas are eventually given each year. Some applicants end up being unqualified while some decide not to continue. So, the program selects more than 100,000 applicants. The number of awardees, however, depends upon the existing number of immigrants in the United States. This lottery program intends to bring nationals from the countries with low immigration to the United States. Based on the existing population and other diplomatic norms, nations of some nations are ineligible to apply for the Diversity Visa lottery.
DV lottery 2021 ineligible countries
Nations which are ineligible for EDV 2021 are Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, South Korea, United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and Vietnam.
EDV result notice for all result awaiting edv applicants
You can check the latest EDV result on https://wapnepal.com.np/edv-result/.
How to apply EDV 2021 online from home?
EDV, which is known as the electronic Diversity Visa for the USA is open to certain countries every year. It is a type of lottery as the selection is made randomly from the total applicant from all over the world. To apply EDV 2021 is completely free and there is no charge at all while apply for the EDV lottery form.
EDV 2021 program opens on October 2, 2020, on 9:45 PM Nepali time. EDV 2021 program ends on November 6, 2020, on 10:45 PM Nepali time. In Nepali, the EDV 2021 opening date is Ashoj 15 and EDV 2021 ending date is Kartik 20.
If you meet the criteria that are provided by the USA then anyone can apply for the EDV and it can be done from home also. Filling EDV form is a very easy process and it can be completed within 15 minutes. On the process of applying for the EDV, it seems challenging to meet the standard criteria for the photo as we all may not be the professional in taking and making the photograph that is suggested by EDV lottery department.
EDV 2022 officially open on October 2, 2020
Except for the photograph, there is no hurdle while applying an EDV form from home too. If you have internet access and if you know the website where you can get the form then you definitely can fill up the form your self. To apply EDV application form we need to get into the official site EDV that is https://dvlottery.state.gov/ where we get the application form to apply for the EDV every year. The EDV form is normally open on the 5-10th of October and last for 30 days. Whereas the result is published after 6 months from the time we have applied EDV form. we can check the status of our result once the result is declared by the government by using the same unique code that is provided to us at the time of submitting the online EDV form.
EDV 2021 new requirement
Once we get the EDV entrant form, we can start up with the personal detail. To be eligible to apply for the EDV form one has to at least complete the higher secondary level education that is equivalent to +2 in the context of Nepal. In the same way, you need to clearly provide the home address and other detail according to the information that is available on your citizenship card. All the detail can be filled from your home with the help of internet access and then provide the photo according to it is being specified for the DV lottery that is 300px to 414px. Once you complete filling the form you can check the detail that you have provided may contain any error.
Submit EDV form
Once the checking is done you can submit the online form you have to wait until the DV confirmation is code is available. Once we get the DV confirmation code, there you will have the various information like the detail of the applicant and the code that is essential to check the result of EDV later on. If you lose the confirmation code paper than to will have trouble checking the result so it is better to print the confirmation code page and keep it safe. You also need to make sure that the window of the application applied is open until you get the confirmation code and you print it the right way. So you have to make sure while filling the EDV form from home you need to be able to print the confirmation code page or make sure you save it somewhere safe so that you can retain at the need of it.
EDV 2021 is free
This is how one can simply fill up the online EDV form from home without spending even a single rupee and make sure you did not pay any money to anyone as it is completely free to apply for the EDV from Nepal.