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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.

Nyle DiMarco

Finalist in Activism

About Nyle DiMarco

The first deaf winner of both America's Next Top Model and Dancing With the Stars, Kyle DiMarco uses online media as advocacy and awareness platforms. To his roughly 3M followers, Nyle has fostered accessible and engaging forums for disability discourse and education, from guy-next-door charming social media commentary to politically-fueled get out the vote activism, to recent educational YouTube ASL lesson series. A proud “sexually fluid” influencer and staunch supporter of equal rights, the Gay Times cover model is additionally helping to break stigmas in the LGBTQ+ community, working to spark global conversation for disabled and queer individuals.

Nyle DiMarco's best work on social

https://twitter.com/NyleDiMarco/status/1055274520380993536 https://twitter.com/NyleDiMarco/status/1074671702838272001 https://twitter.com/NyleDiMarco/status/1019262253697126400

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.