The three lead protagonists—Dobrev, Wesley and Somerhalder—have received the most nominations. Lead actress Dobrev has been nominated for fourteen individual awards, winning five Teen Choice Awards, a People's Choice Award, and the Young Hollywood Award. Somerhalder has earned widespread critical acclaim for his role of Damon Salvatore and is the most decorated actor in the cast of the series, receiving sixteen nominations (including one co-nomination). Michael Trevino has won the Choice TV Male Scene Stealer award for two consecutive years – 2011 and 2012 – for his role of Tyler Lockwood, a vampire-werewolf hybrid.
The Do Something Awards is a joint awards ceremony held by the Do Something Services and the American cable television network VH1. The Vampire Diaries received two nominations in 2012, one in the Best TV Drama category and one for Somerhalder.
List of Do Something Awards and nominations received by The Vampire Diaries
In 2012, Nina Dobrev won the People's Choice Awards for Favorite TV Drama Actress.
The People's Choice Awards is an awards show recognizing the people and the work of popular culture. The show has been held annually since 1975 on CBS and is produced by Procter & Gamble.The Vampire Diaries has won five awards from twenty-three nominations.
List of People's Choice Awards and nominations received by The Vampire Diaries
Paul Wesley earned three Teen Choice Awards out of nine nominations.
Candice Accola was the winner of the Choice TV Female Scene Stealer at the 2012 Teen Choice Awards ceremony.
Joseph Morgan received three nominations for Choice TV Villain.
The Teen Choice Awards is an annual awards show that honors "the year's biggest achievements in music, movies, sports, television, fashion and more", being voted by young people aged between 13 and 19.The Vampire Diaries has won 25 awards out of total fifty-two nominations.
List of Teen Choice Awards and nominations received by The Vampire Diaries
The Young Hollywood Awards is an annual accolade bestowed to honor the year's biggest achievements in pop music, movies, sports, television and fashion, as voted by teenagers and young adults.The Vampire Diaries won two awards in 2010 and one award in 2014.
List of Young Hollywood Awards and nominations received by The Vampire Diaries
In 2011, Katerina Graham received the Youth Rock Awards nomination in the category of Rockin' Actress TV.
The Youth Rock Awards are held by the JG Entertainment founded by the American singer-songwriter Jonathan George. Established in 2011, the Youth Rock Awards recognizes "top young artists", aged twenty-five years or under, in music, dance, TV, and film. The Vampire Diaries received three nominations in awards' first ceremony.
List of Youth Rock Awards and nominations received by The Vampire Diaries