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.

From the 4th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards


Finalist in Arts & Culture

About this entry

To inspire people to learn about and participate in the arts. ALL ARTS is committed to reducing barriers to access and building equity in the arts – for arts and cultural organizations, artists, and communities across the country.  In serving these audiences, we want to meet the needs of viewers seeking access to both the classical and the contemporary; to expand exposure to arts of all kinds for those who relish a free, high-quality resource; and who want to explore the full range of creativity that thrives around the world.

Specifically, we aim to:

Why does this entry deserve to win?

Soft-launched in April 2018 and then fully launched in January 2019, ALL ARTS achieves its primary objective of inspiring people to learn about and participate in the arts online by:


In less than a year, ALL ARTS has achieved significant growth and impact across its outlets. Examples of popular content produced in partnership with artists and institutions include:

A few key statistics that demonstrate early success of ALL ARTS in its first nine months:




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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.