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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

Ronan Farrow

Winner in Journalist

About Ronan Farrow

HBO and The New Yorker reporter Ronan Farrow continued to deliver some of the most groundbreaking news in 2018. Continuing to expose men in the #MeToo movement, Ronan’s investigatory work helped uncover allegations against New York’s Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and CEO of CBS Les Moonves, articles that earned him the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service. In addition to his journalism work, Ronan released War on Peace, which spent many weeks on the New York Times Bestsellers list. Ronan and his 780K+ Twitter followers continue to change expectation and acceptance of workplace behavior, and promoting equality and justice for all.

Ronan Farrow'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.