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.

Harry Styles

Finalist in Music

About Harry Styles

Harry Styles is one of the most recognizable musicians in the world. The former lead singer of hit UK pop band One Direction, Harry has since branched out as a solo artist and selling more than a million records on his own. Harry is a staunch supporter of LGBTQ+ rights, and this year he released a line of t-shirts with “Treat People with Kindness” in rainbow lettering to benefit GLSEN, and raising over $1 million for more than 60 charities from his 2018 tour. Harry uses Twitter and Instagram to document his life on tour for millions of his devoted fans, collecting 33M+ and 24M+ followers on each platform, respectively. Since leaving the boy band, Harry has taken his music in a new direction, leading to NPR claiming Harry Styles “might be rock’s savior.”

Harry Styles'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.