10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 15th, 2018 in NYC. See below for official categories.

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.

Live Streamer of the Year

Social media is all about letting people around the world communicate easier and quicker. Well, nothing is more quick than a creator live streaming whatever it is they bring to the table. From singing to just chatting with fans, these Live Streamers are keeping up their global fan bases in real time.

If you’re a brand looking for recognition for your use of social media on YouNow with influencers, enter the Best Influencer & Celebrity YouNow Campaign Industry Award.
Antonio Brown
Antonio Brown is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL, and he will undoubtedly go down as a football legend, being a key component in one of the most high-powered offenses the game has ever seen. ...
Ariel Viera
Ariel Viera is just trying to “show the wonders of the world via 360 video.” Looking to combine his “three passions in life—filmmaking, urban exploring, and history”—he created Urbanist to help people ...
Brent Morgan
Brent Morgan is undeniably talented, writing and producing all his own songs. The 30-year-old is on the rise, dominating the streaming platform YouNow and beginning to upload more of his music on YouTu...
Bryce Xavier
Many people consider themselves lucky enough to be good at even one skill. Well, 15-year-old actor, singer, songwriter, model, and violinist Bryce Xavier is so talented that he has already worked with ...
Dick Vitale
It’s Dickie V, baby! One of the most legendary personalities in the history of sports broadcasting, Dick Vitale has been the voice of college basketball for decades. During the days that he isn’t on TV...
Emma McGann
Emma McGann, the British singer-songwriter, shows day in and day out that she is an incredible musician. In November 2017, the YouNow star released her second album, B.R.A.V.E., a collection of songs t...
Liz Cook
It’s a question that many of us might have, or might at some point ask ourselves. Should I get a tattoo? While there isn’t a great way to weigh the options without actually getting one, tattoo artist L...
Ron Waxman
A “New York based sports agent in the world of soccer,” Ron Waxman likes to laugh, talk, and see the Empire State Building lit up on the NYC skyline almost every night, sharing it all with his 34K+ Per...
Scott Rogowsky
Let’s get down to the nitty gritty. You might know him as Quizzie McGuire, Trap Trebek, Quiz Daddy or one of his many other nicknames, but Scott Rogowsky was arguably the biggest live stream sensation ...
Tasmin Lucia-Khan
Over her impressive career, Tasmin Lucia-Khan as accomplished quite a lot. Working as a TV personality, entrepreneur, and news anchor, the Oxford University graduate has been on the frontlines of many ...
Thomas Kuc
15-year-old Thomas Kuc is, as he says, “just a kid who loves to have fun and travel the world!” But he also happens to be one of the lead actors on the Nickelodeon show Game Shakers and a rising star o...
Vin Diesel
Vin Diesel is a one of the biggest actors on the planet, with roles in some of the most successful franchises in Hollywood’s history, like The Fast and the Furious, xXx, and Guardians of the Galaxy. 20...

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 april 15th, 2018 in new york city

late Deadline for Brands & Organizations

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