It is that time of the year, application for EDV 2018 is open an you can fill it for free from your home! You can fill up EDV 2018 form for free by visiting the official website of US Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs.
The EDV is open from Tuesday, October 4, 2016, till Monday, November 7, 2016. The US Department of State has urged to fill the form before the last date; as there might be overload in last week due to heavy demand. To fill up EDV 2018 form, head over to the official website i.e. dvlottery.state.gov
The US Embassy in Nepal has stressed that filling up EDV lottery is free and not to use or pay consultants for filling up the form. Also, you have to put the current photo while filling up the DV. You cannot use your old photos taken last year. You must submit the recent photo taken within last sex months.
Instructions on how to fill EDV
There are official detailed instructions on how to fill up E-DV. They are available in English in other various language. You can download or view pdf from below.
EDV 2018 Instructions English (PDF)
EDV Instructions (Nepali)
The instruction detail the requirements, qualifications, photo instruction etc. on how to fill up DV form correctly.
EDV 2018 Result Date
The result for EDV 2018 will be out on May 2, 2017. If you have filled form you are advice to keep the confirmation code safe with you.
Requirement for EDV
Filling up EDV requires at least +2 level education or equivalent and two years of work experience in concerned filled. You are adviced not to fill up form if you don’t meet this criteria.
The chances of getting selected in EDV is equal regardless of your location and place from where you have filled the form. It is common scenario in Nepal that majority of organizations are charging from NRS 150 upto NRS 500 for fill up the form that is already available for free.
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