VoicePoints revamps Social Media Awards, announces its 2018 finalists

In its fifth edition, VoicePoints Social Media Awards (SMA) is back with a new face and rules. Who will be the next Pinoy of the Year?

VoicePoints SMA is an annual search that features and profiles a person, group, idea or object that “for better or for worse, …has done the most to influence the events of the year.”

In 2017, two Filipinos were recognized as Pinoy of the Year – Bailey May for Entertainment and Alyssa Valdez for Sports. In 2014, VoicePoints recognized Brillante Mendoza as the Pinoy of the Year. In 2013, Atom Araullo, who garnered 40,173 votes, was named Pinoy of the Year. In 2012, three different personalities from different fields were recognized for their contribution to the Philippine arts and social services – Nora Aunor (Pinoy of the Year), Jesse Robredo (VoicePoints Leadership Excellence Award), and Dolphy Quizon (VoicePoints Alagad ng Sining Award).

This year, VoicePoints SMA gets bigger as it also focuses on indie and breakthrough artists and groups that influenced this generation and contributed a big impact to the society. At the of this year, a special award will also be given to an outstanding Filipino artist.

Meet the finalists and read the voting instructions in the following links for your guidance:

  1. Pinoy of the Year
  2. Pinoy Organization of the Year
  3. Pinoy Social Media Icon of the Year
  4. Most Beautiful Pinay of the Year
  5. Hottest Pinoy of the Year
  6. Pinoy Sports Icon of the Year
  7. Pinoy Performer of the Year
  8. Pinoy Group Performer of the Year
  9. Pinay Act of the Year
  10. Pinoy Act of the Year
  11. Pinoy Pair of the Year
  12. Pinoy Celebrity Family of the Year
  13. Pinoy Teen Icon of the Year
  14. Young Pinoy Star of the Year
  15. Pinoy Star Fashionista of the Year
  16. Pinoy TV Host of the Year
  17. Pinoy News Personality of the Year
  18. Pinoy Teleserye of the Year
  19. Pinoy Reality Star of the Year
  20. Pinoy TV Station of the Year
  21. Pinoy Movie of the Year
  22. Pinoy TV Commercial of the Year
  23. Pinoy Destination of the Year
  24. Pinoy LSS of the Year
  25. Pinoy Model of the Year
  26. Pinoy Meme of the Year
  27. Breakthrough Pinoy Artist of the Year

The announcement of winners will be held on 31 December 2018.