J-1 Visa

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J-1 Visa

A visa allowing one to stay in the United States for cultural or business exchange. Many times, a J-1 visa is issued for work purposes or for training, such as an internship or schooling. In order to be eligible for a J-1 visa, one must receive sponsorship from a government or private entity. One must leave the United States within 30 days of the visa's expiration.
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The CI-URI instructors are only allowed to teach after school Chinese programs required by the J1 Visa and RI teaching regulation.
Meng's bill seeks to remedy the difficulty that international physicians especially doctors from India and Pakistan have encountered in securing J1 visas from American Embassies in their countries, it said.
He told the Irish Sunday Mirror: "We have a lot of young lads coming up but at least four of the senior team are away in the States on J1 visas.
J1 Visa Compliance Checklist for Camp Directors is a companion piece to the Best Practices.
J1 visa holders are reporting huge delays in finding somewhere to stay in Berkeley, California, a year on from the tragedy.
Deputy O'Brien said: "Many have been unable to secure work to date, despite having spent large sums of money in applying for the J1 Visa and arranging flights.
She died with fellow J1 Visa students Eoghan Culligan, Nick Schuster, Lorcan Miller, Eimear Walsh and Olivia Burke last June.
Like McCaffrey, Jonathan Ranson is a 21-year-old from Clontarf though he broke his neck while in San Diego on a J1 visa last year, leaving him paralysed from the neck down.
It sparked fury after it claimed the J1 visa programme was a "source of embarrassment" for Ireland.
THEY look like any other group of excited Irish students having the time of their lives on the J1 visa summer programme.
Ian, from Piltown in Co Kilkenny, is on a J1 visa in the States for the summer and went to Millennium Park, where the concert was taking place, before work.
She had spent the summer in New York on a J1 visa and was staying with her brother for a night out before flying home to Ireland.