Global Social Awards 2020

Global Social Awards: Voting Terms & Conditions


Global Social Awards celebrate talent, creativity and originality of influencers who entertain and inspire fans, and have a positive impact on social media.


Global Social Awards are given in 4 categories in total. Each influencer can be nominated in one category only.



Global Social Awards are awarded in 4 categories in total. Each influencer can be nominated in one category only.


Fun & Entertainment: Influencers who put a smile on people’s faces, who entertain or spread joy and good feelings.


Social Impact & Change: Influencers who are positively improving the world, have the courage to lead by example and prove it in their actions.


Inspiration & Influence: Influencers who inspire us in everyday life and stimulate creativity, originality and trends.


Rising star: Newcomers in social media who seek new topics, original methods and their own space.


  • Nominations December 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019
  • Semi-final voting March 4 – 24, 2019
  • Final voting April 4 – 30, 2019
  • Awards ceremony May 29, 2019

Who can be nominated?

  • An active profile in social media (Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, Pinterest, Twitch, Tumblr and more ...), which has more than 100,000 followers, subscribers or fans. For the Rising Star category, limit is reduced to 50,000 followers, subscribers or fans.
  • A profile that is not purely commercial
  • A profile that does not violate legislation
  • Excluded are profiles that are in conflict with good morals, that are too vulgar, or are sexually or erotically explicit
  • Excluded are profiles that incite intolerance (racial, religious, political, etc.)

Nominations and votes

  • Nominations and voting can be done via the www.SocialAwards.Global web portal or the Global Social Awards application.
  • The continuous list of nominated profiles is not public.

Semi-final voting

  • A nominated profile must confirm interest in being nominated and participating in Global Social Awards; nomination confirmations are done via email or direct communication via social networks
  • All verified nominated profiles that confirmed participation in Global Social Awards will progress to the semi-finals; the number of nominated profiles in the semi-finals is not limited
  • In the semi-finals, it is possible to allocate a maximum of 2 votes to nominees in each category; voters do not need to allocate all votes and do not have to vote in more than one category

Final voting

  • Profiles that have received the most votes in the semi-final vote within each of the macro-regions (i.e. 6 profiles in total, winners of each macro-region) advance to the final along with profiles that received the most votes in a given category, so that each of the categories Fun & Entertainment, Social Impact & Change and Inspiration & Influence in the finals is represented by a total of 10 personalities and the Rising Star category by 5 finalists. Therefore, a total of 35 finalists out of fans and jury votes will get through to the final. The organizer has the right to include in the final vote also a competitor who did not fulfill the above condition for the progress to the final vote, based upon the ‘Go Global Wild Card’.
  • In the final, it is possible to vote and give a maximum of 2 votes to different finalists in each category; voters do not need to allocate all votes and do not have to vote in more than one category
  • All contestants and voters by their participation in the poll commit to respecting the voting rules. The organizer shall ensure by technical means that every voter in the poll shall vote according to the voting rules. Repeated attempts to vote against voting rules will be secured and reported by the system. The organizer does not include votes that have been sent to a competitor in contradiction to the voting rules or by other unfair conduct (e.g. software robots, etc.).
  • The organizer reserves the right to take all measures to protect the impartiality, objectivity and proper conduct of the poll and, if necessary, to change or modify the rules of the poll or to cancel it. If you have any questions, please e-mail us at
  • All finalists receive a personal invitation for the finalists + 1 person to the gala night + 2 nights accommodation in a double room + return flight ticket to Prague.


Global Social Awards are organized globally. In order to maintain a balanced participation, at least one nominee from each macro-region will participate in the semi-finals. Macro-regions are divided as follows:
  • Macro-region of Europe
  • Macro-region of North and Central America
  • Macro-region of South America
  • Macro-region of Africa
  • Macro-region of Central and South Asia and the Middle East
  • Macro-region of the Far East and Southeast Asia and Australia

Go Global

  • Go Global works as a ‘wild card’ and allows direct progress to the final
  • Go Global is awarded as part of the Go Global license provided in a particular country, where for each country there may be a maximum of 1 direct nomination for the final. Are you interested in a license in your country? Please contact us.

Awards Ceremony

  • The Awards Ceremonywill be held on May 29, 2019 at Fórum Karlín in Prague, Czech Republic, Europe
  • The winners will be announced in a live broadcast during the final evening
  • A profile with the highest number of votes becomes the winner of each category

If you have any questions, please email us at

Law and Jurisdiction
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Czech Republic and the parties to any dispute shall submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Czech courts.
Updated on January 31, 2019