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

Niecy Nash

Finalist in Storyteller of the Year

About Niecy Nash

Comedian, model, actress, and producer Niecy Nash is as big of a star on social media as she is in television and film. Now portraying lead character Desna Simms on TNT’s hit show Claws, Niecey announced in August of 2018 that she would be the host of a new TNT late night talk show, Naked with Niecy Nash. And it’s sure to be a hit, as Niecy has a worldwide audience that includes 1M+ Instagram followers who tune in for multiple posts per day from the woman that is “In love w/LOVE,” and “Too blessed to be stressed!” Sharing her life and personality with the world, another near 400K+ follow her Twitter, where the “Advocate for Keeping Kids Safe in School” frequently keeps her fans up to date.

Niecy Nash's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/17889842176264589/ https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/17929453516175969/ https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/17950991752040588/

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 12th annual shorty awards will take place on may 3rd.