10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The late entry deadline is February 22, 2018

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.

Snapchatter of the Year

It can be tough to tell a story in such a short time, especially when that story only has a shelf life of 24 hours. That’s why these nominees are true masters of Snapchat, able to gather significant audience with their fleeting messages. These Snapchatters are helping to change the way we communicate and enjoy the app.

If you’re a brand looking for recognition for your use of social media in this space, enter the Best in Snapchat Industry Award.
Amanda Cerny
Former Vine star, popular YouTuber, Actress, and bona fide Instagram sensation Amanda Cerny also happens to be the “Queen of Snapchat.” While she rose to social media stardom creating hilarious comedic...
Andy Burgess
Bristol, UK native Andy Burgess quit his job and moved to New York City to make Snapchat Stories on December 30, 2016. Throughout 2017 he did just that, creating daily cinematic videos in the hopes of ...
Chris D'Elia
If you’re familiar with actor, writer, and comedian Chris D'Elia’s stand-up, you know he has a keen eye for observations, frequently performing bits about peculiar behaviors and awkward interactions th...
Chrissy Teigen
Model, cookbook author, and Lip Sync Battle star Chrissy Teigen surprised the world on Snapchat this year by showing something more than people expected. No, we’re not talking about the wardrobe malfun...
Eva Longoria
Former Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria is no stranger to social media. She has millions of followers across platforms, and regularly entertains them with posts about her glamorous life. Many peo...
Geeohsnap
Geir Ove Pedersen, aka Geeohsnap, is one of the most popular creators on Snapchat. The illustrator draws fun doodles over candid pictures and videos he takes of people in his travels around the world—s...
Georgio Copter
Lebanese artist Georgio Bassil, aka Georgio.Copter, came into 2017 as the reigning Snapchat Artist of the Year from the 1st annual Ghosties Awards. While that fact alone should be reason enough to add ...
Kelly Oxford
It seems like Canadian-turned-Californian Kelly Oxford can do everything. It’s clear from the social media activist’s Twitter feed that she believes women can do anything—and she’s right—but Kelly make...
Laura Perlongo
Laura Perlongo is much more than just a “former party girl turned baby mama”—especially on social media, where she works with media outlet ATTN: to bring enlightening content to fans all around the wor...
Phil the Culture
Phil Calvert, aka Philwaukee, aka Phil The Culture, is a professional “Promoter of positivity.” It only takes a quick look at his smile-filled Snapchat stories to see how good he is at the job. Phil tr...
Ross Smith
Ohio native Ross Smith gets his sense of humor from his grandmother—after all, she’s really the star of his most popular videos. Originally a Vine phenomenon, the funny familial duo are still cranking ...
Spencer Pratt
If you’re not following Spencer Pratt on Snapchat, here are some things you might not know about him: he loves espresso, maybe a little too much, but still not as much as he loves hummingbirds (one of ...

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, YouNow, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city

final Deadline for Brands & Organizations

02 . 22 . 18