2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Social Good Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The regular deadline is August 30, 2017

From the 1st Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best in Entertainment

This award honors efforts by an entertainment company to make the world a better place. Initiatives may include raising awareness or funds for a cause, launching social good marketing campaigns and promoting volunteer programs both internally and externally. All forms of entertainment are eligible for this award.

Nominees

Forsaken 4 Million Trailer Views
Forsaken is directed by Jon Cassar starring Kiefer Sutherland, Donald Sutherland, Demi Moore, Michael Wincott and Brain Cox. Nominated for multiple awards including Canadian Screen Awards, Edinburgh International Film Festival etc., the movie achieved lot of positive reviews from critics including The Guardian, Star Pulse and Variety. Much before the rele...
"Hands" - A Song for Orlando (Lyric Video)
In the wake of the tragedy at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Interscope, GLAAD, Justin Tranter, and a host of amazing individuals wanted to make a difference by collaborating on the creation of a charity record and lyric video to get people involved and raise money for those affected.
Connor's Cure
WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon and her husband WWE Executive of Talent, Live Events and Creative Paul "Triple H" Levesque are strong supporters of pediatric cancer care and research at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. Stephanie and Paul became involved with Children's Hospital in 2014, when they met WWE fan Connor Michalek.Connor, 8, ...
HBO/GOT IRC: Rescue Has No Boundaries
HBO's objective was to help IRC raise support and awareness of the refugee crisis happening in Europe. The goal was to draw attention with a special call to action that specifically spoke to the plight of the women and children of the crisis, who are particularly vulnerable to death, sexual and physical assault, and human trafficking. Stand With US to hel...
Spinnin' Records
With over 14M Youtube subs and 11M more followers on other social media, Spinnin' Records' social media strategy enabled a small regional Dutch dance music label to become one of the most recognisable dance music brands in the world.
The Bungie Foundation
Bungie's philanthropic entity, The Bungie Foundation, carries forward our mission to make the world a better place through our charter of reducing distress and suffering in children through entertainment, fostering charitable giving in our team, and engaging the Bungie gaming community to give back. We're very fortunate to be able to do what we do, and...

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 Shorty Social Good Awards will be held NOVEMBER 2017 in NYC, Date to be announced shortly.