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.

Laetitia KY

Nominated in Instagrammer

About Laetitia KY

Ivory Coast artist and model Laetitia Ky epitomizes her hair power. The Instagram celebrity is best known for her elaborate hair sculptures, entangled socio-political commentaries and visually stunning coif creations that have been critically lauded and widely profiled. To her 260K+ Instagram followers, Laetitia’s striking feed features impressive creations from animal sculptures to a #MeToo hair sculpture of a man lifting up a woman's skirt, to ongoing body positivity posts through armpit hair solidarity. Laetitia ended her year on a strong note, being named a 2019 finalist for Elite Model Look in the influencer category.

Laetitia KY's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/B1Wzq6FhvCo/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B2e5q97hy3U/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B0bzmzeBzMU/

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.