CONGRATULATIONS BRAND & ORGANIZATIONS WINNERS! see the list

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.

Bo Burnham

Finalist in Innovator of the Year

About Bo Burnham

Bo Burnham is a master of middle school at age 28 through his early "pubescent musical comedy” on YouTube. Now, the actor, comedian and creator has now turned the camera away from himself for his directorial debut, Eighth Grade, a feature film expose on modern adolescence, anxiety and social media ennui was chosen by AFI as one of the “Top 10 Films of 2018.” Celebrated for its poignancy and authentic tackling of mental health issues, Bo is reaching and inspiring fans of all ages with a support, encouraging his fans to “come laugh and cringe and feel things.”

Bo Burnham's best work on social

https://twitter.com/boburnham/status/1026182043460202496 https://www.instagram.com/p/BqYABPclVCL/ https://twitter.com/boburnham/status/1026548708047958017

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.