Are you looking for the process to check 2021 EDV lottery result? If so, keep on reading this post here you can find the procedure to check 2021 EDV lottery result.
If you had submitted the EDV lottery form between October 2, 2019 and November 5, 2019; the U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs published the 2021 EDV lottery result on June 6, 2020.
Here we are going to guide you to check the 2021 EDV lottery result from the authenticate site of the U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs.
All you need is i) Confirmation Number, ii) Last/Family Name, and iii) Year of Birth.
If you have all this information ready, let’s proceed to check your result.
Process to Check EDV RESULT
Step 1) Log on to the official website of DV lottery dvlottery.state.gov
Step 2) Click the Check Status button at the bottom of the page.
Step 3) You will see a welcome page for the Entrant Status Check, click on Continue button at the bottom of the welcome page.
Step 4) A page with Entering Entrant Information will appear. Here is where you have to enter Confirmation Number, Last/Family Name, and Year of Birth.
Please fill all those sections correctly as shown in the screenshot below as well as the authentication box. Now click the Submit button at the bottom of the page.
If you are selected for the 2021 DV Lottery you will see the page where it states that you have been selected for the further process.
Keep in mind that selection does not guarantee a diversity visa. You will call for an interview and consular will decide either to grant you an immigrant visa or not. But in reality, if you fill-up the form correctly and truthfully there are low chances of immigrant visa rejection for DV lottery winner.
What If You Forget Confirmation Number
We have heard many of the complaints from our visitors that they have lost the confirmation number and not able to check the DV lottery.
Is it possible to get the DV lottery confirmation number, if you forget it? Yes, you can retrieve the confirmation number.
To retrieve the DV lottery confirmation number, go to the Entrant Status Check page and under the box where you type your confirmation number, you will see the Forgot Confirmation Number link, click there and you will redirect to the Verify Entrant page as shown in the screenshot below.
Here on this page, you have to fill the following information:
- Last/Family Name
- First Name
- Date of Birth
- Email Address (use the same email address which you use while filling the DV lottery form)
After filling the above information, click the Submit button at the bottom and you will get your DV lottery confirmation number.