3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories


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

From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Winner in Literature

About Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been one of the most internationally-acclaimed authors over the past 10 years. In addition to her novels, TED Talks, essays, and a speech sampled in a Beyonce’s “Flawless,” Chimamanda is responsible for drawing a new generation of readers to African literature. She uses her prominence to promote the beauty of her African heritage, and this year created an Instagram account for her “Wear Nigerian” campaign—a response to terrible economic policies that have hurt artisans in her home country. Her 100K+ Instagram followers and nearly 900K Facebook fans see all the amazing looks those designers create, while keeping up with the author’s global travels promoting her work and giving lectures.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BbmlEznl7Pb/?taken-by=chimamanda_adichie https://www.instagram.com/p/BZJnpeTlJTy/?taken-by=chimamanda_adichie https://www.facebook.com/chimamandaadichie/posts/10155070093645944

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