Department of State Announces DV-2014 Online Registration Start Date09 August 2012
The Department of State has published the start date for online
registration for the DV-2014 program. Online registration will begin on
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 12 noon EST, and will end on Saturday,
November 3, 2012, at 12 noon EST. The Department of State also notes
that instructions for the 2014 program are not yet available.
Each year under the Diversity Visa program, 55,000 diversity visas are
made available to eligible petitioners from countries with low rates of
immigration to the United States. Applicants who are selected by the
random lottery are offered a permanent resident diversity visa.