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 2, 2017

Best Influencer & Celebrity Partnership

This award honors an outstanding partnership between an influencer, athlete, or celebrity and a brand to achieve a social good goal with measurable results.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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#MyYoungerSelf
Every day in May, throughout National Mental Health Awareness Month, the Child Mind Institute shared stories from prominent individuals speaking to his or her younger self about growing up with a mental health or learning disorder. #MyYoungerSelf is part of Speak Up for Kids, the Child Mind Institute's annual public education campaign to raise awareness a...
#weneedmore
Our objective was to generate awareness of the digital divide and lack of STEM education and context in today's America.At the same time, we aimed to increase brand sentiment and awareness of Verizon's role in helping close the digital divide, while generating advocacy for the cause.
Ask For A Raise
Women do just as much in the workplace, but still make less than men on average. Overall, women make .80 cents for every dollar a white man makes, while Latina and black women, respectively, make .54 and .63 cents (in the US). The Muse, a career building website, while looking into ways to fight this situation, stumbled upon an insight from a study by the...
Meals on Wheels
Currently 1 in 6 seniors – more than 10 million - across America struggles with hunger, and even more face isolation. Meals on Wheels addresses these issues by leveraging 2 million volunteers to deliver a meal and a friendly visit that enable millions of seniors to remain living in their own homes.With the senior population projected to double by 2050, th...
We Are America
Love Has No Labels was created with the mission to combat bias with love. Our campaigns aredesigned to flood culture with diverse images of love to normalize them, and thereby reduce our implicit bias towards those who are different from us.In its first year, Love Has No Labels demonstrated the power of love to bond two individuals together despite the bi...

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, Vine and the rest of the social web.

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