- Internationally recognized athlete
- Internationally recognized entertainment group
- Performer or part of group entering under reciprocal exchange
Possible income from U.S. sources
- Travel reimbursement
- Contracted engagements
Maximum length of stay in U.S.
- Athlete: Five years, initially, 10 years total stay.
- Athletic or performance group: One year.
- Support staff: One year initially, 10 years total stay.
Supporting documentation needed
- Copy of the contract with the U.S. sports team or entertainment venue
- Explanation of event and itinerary
- Further documentation will be needed. See USCIS.gov for more details.