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Semiannual Bestowals

Awarded by

American Paranormal Magazine

EIN 88-3547696

Our Semiannual Bestowals are our main contribution to paranormal investigators of merit and need within the community. Twice per year, in January and July, American Paranormal Magazine grants no less than $2,000 USD in cash awards to up to 3 paranormal researchers or research teams to help further their investigative efforts.


  • No entry or purchase necessary.

  • For the sake of privacy, APM does not announce the names or organizations chosen to receive awards though they are welcome to do so and tag us on social media themselves.

  • The bestowal is open to organizations and sole-proprietorships.

  • The awardee(s) must be a) a registered nonprofit or b) offer their service or paranormal investigation to the community at no cost.

  • Past featured investigators and contributors will be given first consideration though other factors include but are not limited to: community involvement and withstanding, organization/individual mission, consistency, and goals. 

  • Award dates and frequency may change at the discretion of American Paranormal Magazine.

  • Awards may be distributed to more than one investigator or group, depending on total annual proceeds collected through donations and sales.

  • If you wish to contribute to the award, you may do so securely here.

California Ghost Investigations was the recipient of the January 2023 Bestowal! The payout for this month was $2,050 USD. Our next bestowal will be held in August 2023.

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