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EB-2 VISA UNITED STATES

EB-2 VISA UNITED STATES – USA START-UP VISA

The EB-2 Visa program grants an unconditional Green Card (permanent residency status) for entrepreneurs with innovative ideas who will spur economic growth.
The EB-2 Visa program requires a financial commitment of at least USD 300,000.

  • Procedure

    Processing time is within 12-16 months for countries not experiencing backlog

  • Family

    Dependents included: spouse and children under 21

  • Citizenship

    After 5 years of residence in USA

FAQ

WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF THE EB-2 VISA UNITED STATES

  • Obtaining a Green Card (unconditional permanent residence status) in USA for the investor and family members
  • Dependents included:
    1. Spouse
    2. Children under 21
  • Right to live, work, and study in the USA
  • No language requirement
  • Fast processing time
  • Pathway to U.S. citizenship after 5 years of residence in USA

WHAT ARE EB-2 VISA UNITED STATES INVESTMENT OPTIONS

  • You have to invest at least, 300,000 USD
  • Research & Development: a significant part of the investment at least 100,000 USD) must be reserved for R&D (must be supported by governmentally backed U.S research facilities)
  • Secure the commitments of a business incubator and U.S. Agencies
  • Main applicant owns 100% of the legal entity conducting the business innovation project in the U.S.
 

WHAT ARE EB-2 VISA UNITED STATES REQUIREMENTS

  • Advanced degree: Bachelor’s degree + 5 years’ work experience in the same field
  • Your work experience must include management experience
  • The project must have substantial merit, be of national importance, and beneficial to the U.S.
  • Main applicant must demonstrate that they are innovative entrepreneurs and well-positioned to advance the venture
  • Must provide proof of lawful source of funds used for the investment.

Ai-je besoin d'une offre d'emploi pour postuler ?

Non. Le programme NIW EB-2 n’exige pas que les candidats obtiennent une offre d’emploi.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET EB-2 VISA?

  • Submit the completed Eb-2 Visa application forms and required documents
  • Obtain the Eb-2 visa National Interest Waiver
  • File for the immigrant visa/adjustment of status allowing the you and your family members to get their green cards
  • The application processing time varies according to the investor’s country of chargeability
  • Typical the EB-2 Visa application processing time is within 12-16 months for countries not experiencing backlog
  • Countries experiencing high EB-2 Green Cards demand are subject to a backlog delaying the processing time.