Hurry up! EDV 2021 application has opened. Online application for EDV 2021 has opened from October 2, 2019. So, here we have listed basic documents needed to fill up EDV 2021 application form.
You can visit the website www.dvlottery.state.gov to fill-up the form for the application. As EDV is a random process to select winners, who knows? You may get selected on EDV 2021.
When you visit the website as I have mentioned above the Electronic Diversity Visa Lottery welcome page appears. There is a green button named as BEGIN ENTRY. By clicking on that button you can go to the application form page. You have to fill-up the form available there.
New Updates for EDV Lottery
From this year, the principal applicant needs to have a valid, unexpired international passport. While submission of the DV Lottery application form, the principal applicant should enter the passport number, country of issuance, and expiration date.
But if you are stateless, or a national of a Communist-controlled country and unable to obtain a passport from the government of the Communist-controlled country or the beneficiary of an individual waiver approved by the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Secretary of State – you do not need to enter your passport information.
What do you need to fill up EDV application form?
- You need a clear color digital photo.
- You should have recently taken photo.
- Your photo size must be 2×2
- You should have own email address.
Steps to fill EDV application form:
- First of all go to website www.dvlottery.state.gov which is official website to fill up the application form for EDV.
- After that fill up the correct information about you and your family on the application. (If you are found fraud you will be disqualified even if you get selected).
- After reviewing your filled up form you can submit your application.
- You will be sent a page with confirmation number.
- Keep your confirmation number safe, even you can print the paper with confirmation number.
- Remember your photo is very important in EDV application form.
- Only because of incorrect photo you may not be selected for EDV.
- Make sure your photo is correct size and you use a photo editing tool available on EDV official site.
- Your photo background should be plain white.
- You should not put any kind of jewelry on your photo.
- You should not wear any patterned tops if possible.