May 17, 2016
To qualify for an I R , the applicant must be the spouse, parent or unmarried child (under 21 years of age) of a U.S. citizen. Applicants are required to provide evidence of their relationship with their U.S. citizen relative, who must act as the applicant’s financial sponsor.
To be eligible for an I R as a parent, the child (US citizen sponsor) must be at least 21 years of age. U.S. applicants must also meet health and character requirements.