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10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The early entry deadline is November 30, 2017

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 1st Annual Shorty Social Good Awards

SAVE THE FOOD: Change The Way You Think About Food

Finalist in Video, PSA, Environment & Sustainability

About this entry

40% of food produced in America is wasted, and the problem is, most Americans don't know it. The primary goal of this film was to raise awareness about food waste in the U.S.40% of food produced in America is wasted, and the problem is, most Americans don't know it. The primary goal of this film was to raise awareness about food waste in the U.S.

Why does this entry deserve to win?

In a single weekend, the film garnered over 10 million views (and that number is growing as you read), and the story was picked up by high profile publications everywhere — National Geographic, Fast Co, Scientific America, Time Magazine, and more. Our video sparked the critical conversation about food waste that's grabbing the attention of celebrities and household families alike, all across the country.

Results

In a single weekend, the film garnered over 10 million views (and that number is growing as you read), and the story was picked up by high profile publications everywhere — National Geographic, Fast Co, Scientific America, Time Magazine, and more. Our video sparked the critical conversation about food waste that's grabbing the attention of celebrities and household families alike, all across the country.

Media

Video for SAVE THE FOOD: Change The Way You Think About Food

Produced by

SapientNitro, Natural Resources Defense Council

Link

Entry Credits

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held in April 2018 in NYC.