10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

See below for official categories.

Brands & Organizations

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 6th Annual Shorty Awards

Rowan University

Finalist in BN College

About Rowan University

Since its founding in 1923, Rowan University has evolved from a teacher preparation college to a bustling regional university that's ranked among the best public universities in the North by U.S. News and World Report. Today, Rowan's more than 12,000 students choose from 85 bachelor degree programs, scores of graduate programs and a doctoral degree. The University is one of just 56 institutions in the country with accredited programs in business, education, engineering and medicine. Aside from the typical updates of campus news & events to its social media followers. Rowan University is on the brink of something new. Rowan University is the first of its kind to use a crowdsourcing campaign to create content for its own homepage. #RowanPROUD is the first in a series of crowdsourcing campaigns to bring Rowan students, staff, alumni, and community stories to the world via the Rowan University homepage and social media. These stories will be seen by millions of visitors annually! Rowan has so many pride points that it's virtually impossible to contain them on one web page. You can check out the #RowanPROUD campaign and the many success stories from students, staff & alumni, here:

Rowan University's best work on social

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,, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards powered by directv now were held april 15th, 2018