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10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The early entry deadline is November 30, 2017

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 9th Annual Shorty Awards


Finalist in Gaming


With “Gaming videos that will make you laugh” on his speedyw03 YouTube page, and “More gaming videos that will make you laugh” on his newer KYRSP33DY account, Lucas “Speedy” Watson is a professional gamer known for his comedic banter, GTA and Call of Duty trolling videos, “Camper Justice” CoD series, “Funny Moments” videos, and “Ninja Defuse” montages. With over 9.5M YouTube subscribers across both channels, his KYRSP33DY channel serves as an outlet for variety-focused gameplay including Minecraft and full-length CS:GO matches. Showing his face only after he earned 1 million subscribers, Lucas now regularly takes to social media to post his personal adventures, gaming passions, selfies, and spirited gameplays with “The Crew”—fellow celebrity YouTube gamers.

KYRSP33DY's best work on social

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8OCBf0tIW5Q https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IxiFjAIsbZY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pU8GYHRW91A https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qX4PwfXUDZo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CGCXaWFaO8M

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, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held in April 2018 in NYC.