WIDOW OR WIDOWER OF A U.S. CITIZEN
Subcategory: Child, Derivative, I-360 Petition Conversion
REQUIREMENT 2. The deceased spouse was a U.S. citizen at the time of death.
REQUIREMENT 3. The deceased spouse died less than two years ago.
REQUIREMENT 4. Your parent was not legally separated from the deceased spouse at the time of death.
REQUIREMENT 5. Your parent have not remarried.
REQUIREMENT 6. The deceased spouse filed I-130 petition for you.
REQUIREMENT 7. The I-130 petition is pending or was approved.
Is a job offer in the U.S. required? - No.
Is Labor Certification required? - No.
Is Prevailing Wage Determination required? - No.
Is proficiency in English required? - No.
Is a minimum education required? - No.
Is a minimum or maximum age required? - No.
Is an Affidavit of Support required? - No.
Is a proof of funds to start life in the U.S. required? - No.
Can your family members get green cards as derivative beneficiaries? - Yes.
1. Authoritative sources directly relevant to this category (in general-to-specific order):
- USCIS Guidance: Widow(er)
- 8 CFR 204.2
- USCIS: AFM 21.3