10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The regular entry deadline is February 8, 2018

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 8th Annual Shorty Awards

Nicholas Kristof

Finalist in Journalist

About Nicholas Kristof

Resident New York Times columnist and human rights activist, Nicholas has earned two Pulitzer Prizes for his work covering Tiananmen Square and the genocide in Darfur. He and his wife Sheryl have written many books, most recently the bestseller Half the Sky, which launched a social movement to end worldwide oppression of women. Today, he writes and tweets about the state of America, addressing outrageous political candidates, the Syrian refugee crisis, gun deaths, and the lack of gun control. In 2015, his piece “On Guns, We’re Not Even Trying" attracted national attention with other frustrated patriots, including Larry King, Mia Farrow, and Senator Dick Durbin.

Nicholas Kristof's best work on social

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow,, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city