The Vampire Diaries has earned the most nominations with six, while American Idol has five.
Justin Bieber has the most nods for an individual, with his five including 'Male Artist' and 'Male Hottie'.
> Teen Choice Awards 2012 - The nominees in full
In the Movies section, the hugely successful The Avengers has three acting nods and a nomination for 'Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy', as does The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1.
The Television section recognises some cancelled and finished programmes, with Sarah Michelle Gellar up for 'TV Actress: Drama' for Ringer, and the 'TV Show: Action' category including Chuck and CSI: Miami.
New categories for this year include 'Choice Book' and 'Choice Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Artist'.
The 2012 Teen Choice Awards will air from 8pm until 10pm on July 22 on Fox.