Announced today, the forms to request Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals are:
I-821D, Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
I-765, Application for Employment Authorization
Take our Deferred Action eligibility quiz to see if you are eligible to apply!
Forms I-821D, I-765 and I-765WS should be filed concurrently (at the same time). Form I-821D is a brand new form specifically for childhood arrivals. Instructions for the form and the form itself can be found online at USCIS.gov.
File form I-765under category (c)(14), Deferred Action, or (c)(33), Consideration of Deferred Action. You will be required to submit the following documentation:
- 2 passport style photographs taken within 30 days of filing
- A Federal government issued identity document such as a passport (if available)
- A copy of Form I-94, Arrival Departure Record (if available)
Form I-765 Worksheet will be used to establish your economic need for employment. You will be asked to provide some biographical information as well as financial information.
You may apply for the DACA program here beginning tomorrow, August 15th, 2012.
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