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    I'm just curious to know if anyone else has experienced 2+ month lag times on an amendment request. I have a 2017 micro-grant that finished with a small remaining balance so we requested an amendment for a 6-week extension of the POP in order to spend the balance. That was back in mid-Jan., and I keep getting the run-around every time I request a status update. I've never had an amendment request sit out there so long. I know staff were swamped getting the AFG out through GO and now things are worse dealing with the virus, but is this the new norm? I've had amendments on other grants for change of scope, extensions, etc. this year get turned around in a few weeks max.

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    Have you contacted the Help Desk? It is likely that your request got "stuck" in the system -- it has happened to me in the past.


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      Originally posted by SLY4420 View Post
      Have you contacted the Help Desk? It is likely that your request got "stuck" in the system -- it has happened to me in the past.
      I would have chalked it up to that, but I've had phone conversations and email exchanges (with the same person) telling me it's still "pending." That just doesn't seem reasonable, so I wondered if anyone else was experiencing that before I raised a fuss.


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