Category: Government visitors

Getting a Visa as a Temporary Worker in a Selected Occupation (O, P, or R Visa)

A. Do You Qualify for an O, P, or R Visa?……………………………………… 24/4 1. O-1 Visas: Persons of Extraordinary Ability in the Arts, Athletics, Science, Business, and Education………………………………………………………. 24/4 2. O-2 Visas: Support Staff for People With O-1 Visas………………. 24/6 3. O-3 Visas: Accompanying Relatives of Those With O-1…………… and O-2 Visas 24/6 4. P-1 Visas: […]

Attending Your consular Interview

As part of your application, the consulate will require you and your family mem­bers to attend an interview. During the interview, a consular officer will examine the data in your application for accuracy, especially regarding facts about the sub­stantiality of the business and the nation­ality of the owners. Evidence of ties to your home country […]

O-1 visas: Persons of Extraordinary ability in the arts, athletics, Science, Business, and Education

o-1 visas are available to persons of proven extraordinary ability in the sci­ences, arts, education, business, or athletics. To be considered a person of extraordinary ability, you must have sus­tained national or international acclaim, or, if you work in motion pictures or television productions, you must have a demonstrated record of extraordinary achievement. o-1 visas […]