Sample Sponsor Letter for US Visitor Visa

A visa sponsorship letter is required by the person who is sponsoring a US B2 visa. This letter is required to undertakes legal responsibilities for the visitor, including the financial accountability. The letter from the sponsor will include sponsor’s details like name, relation to you, income, address, and the reason for sponsorship. Also, the sponsor has to assure that after the trip the applicant will return back to his/her home country.

[Sponsors Name]
[Sponsor's Address]

United States Consulate General
[Address of the Consulate]

Re: Issuance of B2 Tourism Visa to [insert name]

To Whom It May Concern

I, [insert name], work as a [insert occupation] for [insert company] located in [insert city and state] and currently earn [insert salary] per year. I would like to invite [insert visitor/s] to visit the United States for tourism purposes, and to spend time with me. [Insert visitor] will be staying with me in my home at the above mentioned address for 6 months.

Please be advised that during [insert visitor]'s' visit, I will absorb all responsibilities associated with [insert visitor/s] stay in the United States. This includes, but certainly not limited to, financial obligations, international air travel expenses, domestic travel expenses, medical insurance, housing, and food. Furthermore, I personally account and ensure that [insert visitor/s] will not become a public charge on the United States, as well as will leave the United States before the authorized stay expires.

Enclosed please find the following supporting documents:

  1. Form I-134, Affidavit of Support Form
  2. Employment Letter
  3. 3-4 recent pay stubs
  4. Bank Verification Letter
  5. Bank Statements for the last 6 months
  6. Invitation Letter
  7. Last 3 years of Tax Returns
  8. Identification, Relationship, and Legal Status Documents
  9. Legal Status of Siblings
  10. Photocopy of spouse's passport (applicable if sponsoring in-laws)
  11. Photocopy of marriage certificate (applicable if sponsoring in-laws)

I respectfully request you grant [visitor/s] a B2 Tourist Visa. If you should have any questions regarding this matter, please contact me at [insert address]. Thank you in advance for your time and consideration in this matter.


[Sponsor's signature above]

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