Grant Audits

Research funders require routine financial audits to ensure project money has been spent appropriately. We work with clients from large and small organisations ensuring they meet their audit compliance requirements.

The Internal Audit team at Henderson Loggie have many years of experience in this specialist area completing grants audits for a variety of funders, including: 

  • EU Horizon 2020
  • EU FP7
  • EU Interreg;
      • Atlantic Area
      • North Sea Region
      • Northern Periphery and Arctic
      • Europe
      • North West Europe
  • Darwin Initiative
  • Innovate UK
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Our extensive and detailed knowledge of audits and the issues that may arise allows us to guide clients through the process providing advice and reassurance. With a track record of re-appointment, we have become one of the leading grants auditors and welcome enquiries.

What services do we offer?

  • Grant audit service for all major grant types
  • Certification of Financial Statements
  • First Level Control service
  • Guidance on Funder requirements
  • Planning of interim and final audits
  • Technical Updates and Training

David Taylor


Stuart Inglis


Client Testimonials

“Having a portfolio of around 4,000 active grants at the University of Edinburgh we call on the services of our auditors on a frequent basis, especially on the EU funded projects where audits are a way of life. We have worked with MHA Henderson Loggie for over 3 years now and the service and expertise they provide us is invaluable to supporting our own service to our funders and researchers.

The friendly and practical approach of MHA Henderson Loggie whilst guiding us on complex and specialist matters is greatly valued.” 

Loukia Koutsoventi FCCA, Research Manager

Research Grants Section, Edinburgh Research Office, The University of Edinburgh