This awards season, stars have used acceptance speeches to champion causes including social justice to gender equality and urged young viewers to "stay weird." USA TODAY's Maeve McDermott culled the speeches and found these messages from winners this year.
Justin Timberlake at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on March 29: "If you're a young person — like I used to be — and you're at home and you're being called weird or different, I'm here to tell you your critics do not count. Their words will fade. You won't."