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12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The final deadline to vote for your favorite nominee or to enter your brand or organization is 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

Jaboukie Young-White

Finalist in Comedy

About Jaboukie Young-White

For the last few years, Jaboukie Young-White had one of the most entertaining Twitter accounts in the game, posting memes, raising awareness for social causes and showing off his millennial mindset with questions like, “fellas, 800 credit score or airpods”. But recently, the Chicago-native found an audience offline, cultivating his stand up comedy through life experiences and a passion for politics. Now with 275K+ followers on Twitter and nearly 100K Instagram, Jaboukie delighted the world when he announced that he would join The Daily Show as the “Senior Youth Correspondent.” As if that wasn’t impressive enough, the 24 year old rising star also joined the writing casts of hit Netflix Originals Big Mouth and American Vandal.

Jaboukie Young-White'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 final deadline FOR voting and entering in the 12th annual shorty awards is on thursday, FEB 20TH.