To accept a pending Merit, you must first go to your profile page.
Once in your profile, you will see a tab called “Pending” towards the top of the page, underneath your profile’s name. If you have any current pending Merits, a red circle will appear on the ‘Pending’ tab, indicating you have a Merit pending.
Click the “Pending” tab to view all pending Merits.
To accept the a pending Merit, you can either click the green check mark button underneath a specific Merit to accept it or click "Accept All" to accept all pending Merits
When you have accepted the merit, the Merit will be removed from Pending and be displayed on your Merits tab.