EDV result 2024 is out on May 6, 2023, at 9:45 pm NST. 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.

EDV Result 2024

Every year USA selects 50,000 people from different countries for the EDV program. A maximum of 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 was 4097 which includes the principal applicants and their derivatives.


Program NameDiversity Visa Lottery 2024
EDV Result Date in NepalToday, 6th May 2023 at 9:45 pm
Result modeOnline
Result Websitedvprogram.state.gov
Information neededConfirmation Number, DOB, and Family Name

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 apply every year for the EDV program.

EDV Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for Nepali to apply for the program are listed as:

  • The minimum age limit to apply is 19 years.
  • Intermediate level degree, which is obtained after completing two years of high school and ten 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 2025, here are a 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 a detailed procedure. You can follow the procedure and fill up the form by yourself.
  • The official EDV website provides a 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 the 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 the current year’s 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 2024

EDV form for 2024 was filled in 2023. The latest update is that edv result is on May 6, 2023.

EDV always publishes the result in May each year. 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.

The 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.

Applicants can check the EDV result on May 6, 2023. They need to keep their confirmation number until September 30, 2020.

How to Check DV 2024 Results

It is easy to check online EDV 2024 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 2024 will be announced on May 6, 2023. Applicants can find out their results online using the confirmation code or by contacting the consultancies through which they applied for the program. The result can also be known from the official website of the US department of State: 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 the USA. That’s one of the reasons number of applicants applying for the program is increasing every year.

Step by Step Process for EDV 2024 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. The confirmation number looks like 20242OpDZWY1DOV1.
  • 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 2024 result online.

If you are not selected for EDV 2024 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.

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EDV 2024 Result with Name List

The official website of EDV does not provide a list of EDV winners in Nepal. So, it is impossible to obtain the name list.

When does EDV 2025 open and close

The 2025 EDV Diversity Visa Program opens soon.

EDV 2024 DV Lottery

You can browse through information on Electronic Diversity Visa Lottery including the updates on the lottery at the website: https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/

edv 2024

You may check your Entrant Status at the website: https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/ESC/


The concept of the Diversity Visa was devised with the vision of making the United States a multicultural nation. DV programs is helping millions of immigrants 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 in 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. In 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 immigrants were awarded while 50,000 immigrants 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 2024 (EDV 2024) also, all the entries will be made online. The entrants can check their status online.

DV lottery 2024 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 the requirements eventually get rejected despite being one of the winners in the lottery program. The lottery is awarded to almost double the number of immigrants 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 countries with low immigration to the United States. Based on the existing population and other diplomatic norms, some nations of some nations are ineligible to apply for the Diversity Visa lottery.

DV lottery 2024 ineligible countries

Nations that are ineligible for EDV 2024 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 results awaiting EDV applicants

You can check the latest EDV result at https://wapnepal.com.np/edv-result/.

How to apply EDV 2025 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 for EDV 2025 is completely free and there is no charge at all while applying for the EDV lottery form.

EDV 2025 is yet to open. The program opens typically in October.

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.

Filling out the EDV form is a very easy process, and it can be completed within 15 minutes. In 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 professionals in taking and making the photograph that is suggested by the EDV lottery department.

edv 2025 application form