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How do I apply for I visa?

To apply for I visa, you should present the following documents at an American Consulate near your place of residence along with the required application fee:

  • Completed and signed application USCIS Form DS-156, Nonimmigrant Visa Application
  • Passport valid for at least six months beyond your intended stay in the U.S.
  • Non-refundable U.S. $20.00 application fee in addition to any reciprocal issuance fee
  • Depending upon your position, a document from your employer as follows:
  • Staff Journalist: A letter from the employer stating your name, position held in the company and purpose and length of stay in the U.S.
  • Freelance Journalist under contract to a media organization: A copy of the contract with the organization which gives the following information: name; position held within the company; purpose and length of stay in the U.S. and duration of contract
  • Media Film Crew: A letter from the employer stating your name, position held within company, title and brief description of the program being filmed and period of time required for filming in the U.S.
  • Independent Production Company under contract to media organization: A letter from the organization commissioning the work stating your name, title and brief description of the program being filmed, period of time required for filming in the U.S. and duration of contract
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