DV-2020 American Visa Lottery



DV-2020 American Diversity Visa draw is now closed from accepting entries. Under this draw application forms were provided to participate in the Fiscal year 2020 program. This US visa lottery program was officially opened in October and did  accepted entries. It was closed in November 2018 from accepting entries. This draw will  provide 50,000 American visas under the FY 2020 program. These 50,000 visas will be provided ONLY to the eligible winners, who meet all the eligibility requirements and are eligible to enter the USA. All the important American Departments will check the entrants for clean life, before they are coming for the interviews  Winners will get Green Card after processing their visa applications and checking their eligibility under the draw rules.

DV-2021 is accepting entries now. Check it Here.
DV2021 Accepting Application Forms will close on 05th November 2019.
Primary Applicants must have Valid International Passport. (Not necessary for Children and Wife)

Participating in this draw is free. But the winners must pay US$ 330 as visa processing fee, if selected as winners and were called for their interviews. They should pay ONLY to the US Consular Offices, when attending visa interviews. Don’t send money through banks and through Money transfer programs to get American visas under this draw. This program is best suited to people staying temporarily in the USA as America visitors with valid visas. In the USA lot of libraries provide support people to submit their entries for the DV2020 through their computers.

Official Website was opened on: 03rd October 2018.
Official Website was closed on :    06th November 2018.
No more download or submit entry for the American Diversity Visa Lottery program DV-2020

Applications forms were provided for a period of 30 – 32 days. Now the application form providing facility is closed. Results will be available for the DV-2020 American diversity visa program by May 2019.

Eligible Natives

Eligible natives (with low immigration rate.) are allowed to participate in the draw operated by the US State Department.

Countries that are NOT ALLOWED:
Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China (mainland-born), Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, South Korea, United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and its dependent territories, and Vietnam. These countries are ineligible because they had sent more than 50,000 people to the USA within the last 5 years.

Persons born in Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, and Taiwan are eligible.

Digital Photos.

Each dv participants must include on new color digital photo taken with white or off-white back round.
They must meet the photo requirements of the DV instructions. Also can’t wear glasses, uniform or caps.
Don’t use the DV-2018 and DV-2019 photos that were used already. If used them you entry can be removed later.

DV-2020 Qualification.

Those who want to participate in this draw must be over 18 years old.
Should have passed the High School certificate after attending 12 years of Junior and High schools.
SSC, GCE A/L and WAEC are some of the  accepted education certificates.
Or must have 2 years of work experience within the last 5 years after getting training for 2 years.
All the participants must include a new digital color photo file with the Application form.

Online Results.

You can check your online selection results by May 2019.
Postal mail, E-mail or Telephone calls will NOT be used to announce the winners.


Married person must include spouse and all the children who are under the age of 21 years old and unmarried. Unmarried Single person can submit only one entry under his name. you can’t include all the relatives as dependents in the entry form. Dependents means wife, husband all your children, including legally adopted ones. You can’t include your dependents after winning in the American DV Program.


DV-2019 diversity visa program is calling winners for visa processing under FY2019 from 01st of October 2018.
The program will close officially on 30th September 2019.


DV-2018 program was closed officially on 30th September 2018 after issuing all the available visas.

What America Will Provides to New Immigrants under DV-2020?

When the DV-2020 winners get their visas and go to America nothing will be provided by the American Goverment.
You have the right to live and work in the USA as long as you want to live there with your Green Card.
No House, No financial support and No food stamp. Every thing should be found out by you.
Only they give you are the visas and the Green cards. Take enough funds with you to survive there, till you find a job.