Evert Willem Beth Foundation

The Foundation’s aim is to continue and extend the work of the Dutch logician Evert Willem Beth. It encourages philosophical research and the teaching of philosophy by organising symposiums and lectures and providing funding.

The Evert Willem Beth Foundation was set up in 1978 in accordance with the will of Ms Cornelia Beth-Pastoor. Since 2011 the Evert Willem Beth Foundation finances the E.W. Beth 'Outstanding Disseration Prize' (please see: http://www.folli.info/).

What does it cover?

The Evert Willem Beth Foundation funds in some research and symposiums.


  • modern logic
  • philosophy of science
  • history of logic
  • history of the philosophy of science
  • scientific philosophy in general

Who is it for?

Students and researchers

How to apply?

Due to the global uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus, no new applications will be processed until further notice.

You are welcome to e-mail your application to: . The board of the Evert Willem Beth Foundation assesses the applications.