Yes and No, it depends upon the contractual agreement between your employer and your sponsor pertaining to the job!
Well, unless you have a very valid reason to excuse your lateness. It’s a high possibility that you will be denied on your next J-1 visa application. (NB: If you are still eligible for a J-1 visa).
A valid Passport (Should not be expiring within 6 months) 1 Passport size photo, (must not be older than 6 months) DS160 confirmation page with Barcode Valid DS 2019 Form Valid SEVIS Certificate Valid Insurance Certificate Official University/ College Transcript displaying GPA Copy of MRV receipt (embassy fee receipt)
If you are currently pursuing a Diploma on a full-time basis from an accredited university or college you are also eligible to participate in the J-1 program.
Participants are only allowed to enter the United States a maximum of 30 days before their start date. They can only begin working on their on DS2019 start date.
No! You are not eligible to work on your tourist visa. Also you are only eligible to work with your social security card with the issuance of a valid DS2019 permit/form was issued for.