The ABC2 series, which screens in the US via Pivot is up for Outstanding Comedy Series alongside Modern Family, Glee, Orange is the New Black and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
The advocacy awards recognise and honour media for their representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Other nominated series include Behind the Candelabra, Orphan Black, Pretty Little Liars and Shameless.
Last week Please Like Me won Best Televsion Comedy or Light Entertainment Series at the AACTA Awards and recently tied in the Comedy category in the TV Tonight reader awards for 2013.
Series Two is currently in production and is slated for dual release in Australia on ABC2 and Pivot in the United States later this year.