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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

Melissa Villaseñor

Finalist in Comedy

About Melissa Villaseñor

The critically-acclaimed impressionist Melissa Villaseñor made history when she became the first-ever Latina comedian to join the cast of SNL. With television credits including HBO's Crashing and Barry, Fullscreen's Alone Together and cartoon voice-overs for American Dad and Family Guy, Melissa is not shy to showcase her vast library of impersonation. Formerly with a YouTube channel boasting over 9.5M views, Melissa now shows off her vocal abilities to her near 100K followers on Instagram, uploading videos of her spot-on impressions and soothing singing voice. Claiming “I have to put the emotions somewhere,” Melissa’s @melissavart page introduces the world to her “sensitive side.”

Melissa Villaseñor'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.