H-1B Speciality Occupation/Fashion Model Visa The H-IB visa is a work permit available for persons who have been offered US employment in a "speciality occupation," defined as one which for entry requires a U.S. bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in a field related to the occupation.
The legal definition of a "speciality occupation" is one requiring "theoretical and practical application of a body of specialized knowledge". Examples of occupations include those in the fields of engineering, mathematics, physical sciences, medicine and health, education, business specialities, accounting and law. In some cases, a combination of studies and relevant experience may substitute for the degree requirement.
H-1B3 Fashion Models Visa. This category applies to a fashion model that is nationally or internationally recognized. You will need to prove that your future employment will require someone of distinguished merit and ability. This visa is a great option also for actors seeking an American Work Visa who has commercial modelling experience in their portfolio and has found it challenging to satisfy the criteria of the O1 Visa.