EB-1 Extraordinary Ability


The EB-1 Extraordinary Ability category is for foreign nationals of extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics.


The qualified individual must demonstrate extraordinary ability through sustained national or international acclaim.


The requirement for this category can be met with a one-time achievement in major award (i.e. Pulitzer, Oscar, Olympic Medal) or with receipt of lesser nationally or internationally recognized prizes or awards and evidence of other recognizable achievements.



* No labour certification is required
* No job offer is needed; thus can self-petition
* Premium Processing is available