11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

See below for official categories. Entries close and voting ends on February 21st, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.

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.

Andre "Black Nerd" Meadows

Nominated in YouTuber of the Year

About Andre "Black Nerd" Meadows

At the intersection of geek entertainment and fandom nostalgia comes Andre “Black Nerd” Meadows. Actor, gamer, SYFY social media host and comedian behind the YouTube sensation “Black Nerd Comedy,” Andre serves up pop culture rants and reactions with emotive fervor. Never certain if he’s about to laugh, cry, or pass out, Andre’s passion-fueled vlogs span the media gamut, including amped-up film reviews, character impressions, and game fandom. With 140M+ channel views and nearly 700K subscribers, Andre’s 2018 earned him a lead role in Twitch’s Power Rangers Hyperforce and host of The CW’s Discontinued featuring the “rise and fall of fallen pop culture titans.”

Andre "Black Nerd" Meadows'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, YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The 11th annual shorty awards will be held may 5, 2019 in nyc.