NIW Articles

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    Navigating the NIW Process for Pilots

    Published on November 07, 2023

    National Interest Waiver (NIW) filings for pilots represent a unique and crucial aspect of immigration law, given the specialized skills and responsibilities associated with the aviation industry. The NIW is a pathway for foreign nationals to obtain permanent residency in the United States by demonstrating that their work is of significant national interest. Here are…

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    Qualifying For an EB-2 National Interest Waiver

    Published on October 31, 2023

    The National Interest Waiver (NIW) is a great immigration option for foreign nationals seeking U.S. permanent residency (green card) by demonstrating that their work is of national interest to the United States. To successfully navigate the NIW process, it is essential to understand the recommendations and requirements set forth by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration…

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    How-To Guide on EB-1 and EB-2 Self-Petitioning Processes

    Published on October 10, 2023

    Obtaining a green card without a U.S. sponsoring company is not as unobtainable as many believe it to be. There are available immigration paths to get a green card without a U.S. job offer or a sponsoring company through the EB-1 or EB-2 self-petitioning routes. In this guide, we’ll explore the EB-1 and EB-2 self-petitioning…

  • EB-1 Green Card vs NIW

    EB-1 Green Card vs NIW All Key Differences Explained

    Published on August 16, 2023

    Getting a green card through employment is one of the most popular methods of immigration into the United States. However, for most of the green card options, you need to have a U.S. employer sponsor you for your immigrant visa. If you are a business owner, do not have an occupation that is conducive to…

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    Ph.D. Green Card with EB-1 | Process & Tips

    Published on June 22, 2023

    Accomplishing the prestigious task of obtaining your Ph.D. is no easy feat. However, using it to get a green card may prove to be almost as challenging without help. Keep reading to view the requirements for an EB-1 Ph.D. Green Card and the best way to qualify for this distinguished immigrant visa.

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    EB-2 Green Card Benefits 

    Published on February 08, 2021

    Do you need to recruit foreign talent for your U.S. based business? The U.S. permits a number of green cards every year to be allotted to foreign workers for the purpose of filling domestic job openings under the EB-2 category. There are many Eb-2 green card benefits, which we’ll explore in depth throughout this article….

  • National Interest Waiver for Entrepreneurs

    National Interest Waiver (NIW) for Entrepreneurs

    Published on April 02, 2019

    The National Interest Waiver (NIW) is a provision made for foreign nationals to obtain permanent residence via an EB-2 employment-based visa without having to go through the Labor Certification process, which usually is a must-have for every available employment-based immigrant visa outside of the EB-1.


    NIW RFE: Top Reasons for a Request For Evidence

    Published on October 25, 2017

    Along the road to immigration, there can easily be hiccups. Simple errors can cause rejection while inadequacies can end up in outright denial. However, there is a middle ground in which the USCIS gives applicants the opportunity to supplement the evidence for their case: the Request for Evidence. If you have received an EB-2 NIW RFE,…