12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The final deadline to vote for your favorite nominee or to enter your brand or organization was on Thursday, February 20th, 2020.


Honoring the most notable and viral influencers and creators from 2020. 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.

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards


Nominated in Travel

About @im_nicolemarie

Outdoor adventurist and Merrell brand ambassador Nicole Brown is helping to empower women through hiking and recreation. Diagnosed at young age with lupus and a rare progressive anemia, Nicole vowed to live her life outside of the illness. Nicole’s liberating travels inspired her to empower others through camaraderie, storytelling and nature. Fostering the grassroots social media movement @WomenWhoHike in 2015, the rapidly growing all-female community has now become global organization with nearly 300K Instagram followers. A dedicated natural resource advocate, Nicole frequently posts about the importance of environmental stewardship and public lands protection.

@im_nicolemarie's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bkd6gBDnuqS/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BiKECHynITl/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BeReWksHbFy/

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 final deadline FOR voting and entering in the 12th annual shorty awards WAS on thursday, FEB 20TH.