May 17, 2016
To qualify for a Q-1 visa, the applicant must be at least 18 years old and able to communicate the cultural attributes of their home country. In addition, the applicant must have a US employer to sponsor them and administer the cultural exchange program. Applicants who have previously entered the U.S. on a Q-1 visa must have been physically outside the U.S. for at least one year before re-entering. Q-1 visa applicants may also be required to meet certain health and character requirements.