Top 10 Tips to Win a DV Green Card

10. Eligible Countries

If you were born in one of the eligible countries or a dependency or overseas territory, you may apply. If you were born in a protectorate, use the eligible country (i.e. Portugal for Macau). Under certain circumstances, you can use your spouse or parents birth place.

Some countries, their dependencies, and overseas territories are specifically excluded each year. The second requirement is equally important!