EB-2 National Interest Waiver

The EB-2 NIW

National Interest Waiver For Entrepreneurs & Individuals in STEM Fields

The National Interest Waiver allows individuals with Exceptional Ability or an Advanced Degree to obtain a Green Card (Permanent Residency) in the United States without a job offer or recruitment requirements.

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The Basics

The National Interest Waiver is an excellent option for individuals with an advanced degree in a STEM field or Entrepreneurs with a track record of success. The NIW can be self-petitioned, meaning it does not require a job offer or employer sponsorship.

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Quick Processing

Premium Processing is available for NIW petitions and allows for guaranteed 45 day processing after filing.

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Other Considerations

  • New White House measures have dramatically increased approval rates for qualified applicants
  • The ideal applicant will have at least a Master’s degree in a STEM field
  • For entrepreneurs, a track record of job creation is important