EDV (Electronic Diversity Visa) is the cheapest and the best way to enter the US with a green card. EDV Lottery for the year 2017 has to be submitted in 2015 for which the result will be out in 2016 and the lucky winners will fly to the US within a year.
FREE online registration for EDV 2017 will be made open for all the people around the globe from October 2, 2015.
After registering their application in 2015, the winners will be proclaimed by random selection via computerized system in 2016 and the winners will leave for America.
EDV Lottery registration for the year 2017 has not been opened yet. But as notified by the EDV Nepal, the free online registration form opens from October 1, 2015 and will last for about a month.
To apply for the EDV Lottery you can go to the official page of Electronic Diversity Visa Lottery at link: https://www.dvlottery.state.gov/ and apply for EDV 2017.
The result is generally published on the following year in the month of May, that means for EDV Lottery registered in 2015 the result will be published in May 2016.
Note: To apply for EDV Lottery, one must be intermediate (+2) passed and citizen of valid country to fill a EDV application. Also, all the information provided in the Verify Entrant must be True & Valid.