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.

Allyson Felix

Finalist in Sports

About Allyson Felix

For more than 15 years, Olympic medalist and world champion Allyson Felix has been a force of nature in the track and field world and shows no signs of slowing down. This year, she broke Usain Bolt’s record for most total world championships medals, and announced an unprecedented 5th Olympic appearance this summer in Tokyo. Her success has brought about devoted fans, including 690K+ followers on Instagram and over 745K on Twitter who stay up to date on the latest from the greatest. Always true to herself, Allyson also made headlines when she wrote an opinion piece detailing frustrations she had with Nike, and their lack of support during and after her pregnancy.

Allyson Felix's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/B3FBKQdnXX2/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B29xkGfHkHU/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B2zaEXJHLBv/

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.