These young people focus on helping others. They’re standing up against bullying, supporting those struggling with depression or mental illness or just being a friend and role model for those who need one. These teens use social media to spread good and shine a light on issues the next generation cares about. Nominate these special people for the #TeenHero Shorty Award!
This category will have 7 finalists. These include 3 with the most nominations from the public, 3 chosen by the Shorty Awards Nominating Board made up of professional journalists from around the world, and 1 Wildcard Finalist. See our rules page for more info.