Blog for Postdocs / Phds, National Interest Waiver, Extraordinary Ability

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Thanks for the concise information in your website. 

I am a Ph.D. student with F1 visa. I was wondering, if I applied for NIW  can I apply for OPT?

One Response to NIW and OPT AR

  • Tigran Kalaydzhyan says:

    If you apply for NIW, then you may not get OPT afterwards, since this will be a conflict of intents (immigrant vs non-immigrant).

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