AMS Grants Division Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

In response to the current Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has provided flexibilities to grant applicants and grant recipients. Please contact the respective AMS grant program for specific information on their applicability. AMS will share updated guidance and information as it becomes available. Please bookmark this page for future reference.

OMB Memo M-20-17 (pdf): Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

OMB Memo M-20-20 (pdf): Repurposing Existing Federal Financial Assistance Programs and Awards to Support the Emergency Response to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

OMB Memo M-20-26 (pdf): Extension of Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) due to Loss of Operations

For additional USDA Resources please visit our coronavirus page.