The online registration for the DV-2014 Program will begin on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time, and conclude on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time. Paper entries will not be accepted.
We strongly encourage applicants not to wait until the last week of the registration period to enter. Heavy demand may result in website delays.
It is free for anyone to fill the form online at https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/. Be aware that emails soliciting for money from legible winners is fraud. Winners will be notified from May 1, 2013,
when entrants will be able to use their confirmation number provided after registration,
to check online through Entry Status Check at http://www.dvlottery.state.gov to see if their name was selected.
For those of you that are interested.