Results of the 2020 Diversity Visa program (DV-2020), also referred to as the Green Card lottery, will be available online beginning May 7th, 2019.
Results will only be available online at the State Department website, and entrants will check if they won by entering their confirmation number and personal information.
The DV-2020 lottery registration period began on October 3rd, 2018 and ended on November 6th, 2018. The US State Department will begin procession visas and conducting interviews for the eventual winners starting in October, 2019, with those who pass the interviews, background check and other qualifications being granted permanent resident visas.
The Diversity Visa program, which is administered by the State Department, makes 50,000 permanent resident visas available annually to nationals of countries with low immigration rates to the United States over the previous five years.
- 442,966 Kenyans Entered FY-2018 US Diversity Visa (Green Card) Lottery
- 5,263 Kenyans Granted Green Cards (Permanent Residency) in the First Three Quarters of 2018