finalists for the shorty social good awards have been announced see finalists

3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The final entry deadline is September 20th, 2018.

The 11th Annual Shorty Awards will open for entries on October 22nd, 2018.

From the 9th Annual Shorty Awards

Caitlin Bell

Nominated in YouNower of the Year

About Caitlin Bell

Starting with videos posted to her YouTube account back in 2009, 23-year-old Scottish-Canadian singer/songwriter Caitlin Bell now strums her acoustic guitar on YouNow, mesmerizing 90K fans with her sincere and emotional voice. She often plays finger-picked covers of songs like Bon Iver’s “Skinny Love” and “Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots. Her heartfelt renditions have helped her earn nearly 3.5M views on the platform. Caitlin interacts openly with her fans, telling them about her unique accent and playing them her original tunes, like “You Know Better” or “This Song,” and proudly retweeting posts where they quote her songs.

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, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held November 15, 2018 in New York City