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.

Celeste Ng

Nominated in Literature

About Celeste Ng

Asian-American novelist Celeste Ng is “More than a novelist,” according to the New York Times, unveiling the truth about the internet’s darker side. Declared “the novelist of the moment” by Entertainment Weekly, the New York Times bestselling author is using her influencer power to reveal the real-life toxic psychologies of online trolls. A victim of harassment for her interracial relationship, Celeste made headlines in 2018 by publicly exposing her harasser on Twitter, raising global awareness of the #MRAsian movement. Celeste is now at the forefront exposing the “misogyny hiding behind the mask of anti-racism,” educating and fostering change through the power of words.

Celeste Ng'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 11th annual shorty awards will be held may 5, 2019 in nyc.