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.

Ruth Carter

Nominated in Fashion

About Ruth Carter

American costume designer Ruth E. Carter worked on some of the biggest and most powerful films in recent cinematic history. Designing the costumes and wardrobes for the Afro-futurist aesthetic in Black Panther, she earned an Academy Award in costume design last year, a groundbreaking milestone as the first African-American woman to win in that category. She also worked with Eddie Murphy to zero in on that powerful 70’s vintage look that helped to define 2019’s hit movie Dolomite is My Name. She’s dressed and impressed her way to being a hit on social media, with over 170K Instagram followers and 30K+ on Twitter who try and keep up with Ruth’s exciting life.

Ruth Carter's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BuUd6PdFE6e/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BwAGZJvlIE2/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BxqcU_dFfgg/

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 WAS on thursday, FEB 20TH.