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

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What about EB1-B?


You talk about applications via EB1-A and NIW cathegory, but not about EB1-B. It seems to me that EB1-B might be even easier to satisfy than EB1-A. Why don’t you consider it, what is the obstruction?

EB1a high salary


I am post-doc(material science) at the national lab and interested in filling the Eb1a. I have following questions

  1. My profile is very similar to mentioned in the example mentioned on your site. ( 

    Chemistry Post-doctoral researcher at a National lab having  higher remuneration compared to normal post-doc salaries

    So I want to know how can I show the high salary. To do this which package of Eb1a I should buy from you which will help me in preparing documentation about this?

  2. In case of RFE do you help and if so how can we utilize the services?


Postdoctoral fellow

I am working as postdoctoral fellow at Upenn on J1 visa and my husband is on J2 (works based on his J2-EAD).This is our second year in J1 and dont have waiver for the same. My University extends my J1 every year and so is my husband EAD gets extended. I want to file formy Green card and so will apply for i140. Once it is approved i am planning to apply for waiver and then GC. My question are:
1.How long it takes fir i140 approval in EB1 and EB2 catogery?
2. Since once I apply for waiver,… Continue reading