3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

See below for official categories. The regular entry deadline is August 29th, 2018.

From the 6th Annual Shorty Awards Best Large Agency (over 100)

Maybe the only thing growing faster than the overall volume of social conversation are the proliferation of specialized social media channels, each requiring a distinctive brand approach. As brands expand their social channels far beyond a twitter feed and a facebook page, forward looking brands are seeking integrated social content strategies that work across dozens of social channels.

This award honors the best large media agency (over 100 people) that has excelled in helping clients orchestrate the pandemonium into a coherent multi-channel social presence in 2013.

Agency Judging Criteria and Submission Requirements:
-Creativity and Innovation: specific examples of creative/innovative uses of social media
-Effectiveness: identify how entrant has achieved campaign objectives through social media efforts
-Description of overall excellence

Please provide specific examples of how your agency is advancing social media disciplines, creating client successes, providing social media leadership, and building staff experts.

Judges will consider quality of all Shorty Industry Award submissions the agency was involved in.

Click here to see previous winner and nominees.


"The Power Inside"
"The Power Inside", presented by Intel + Toshiba, is a social film that tells the story of the invasion of an alien species called Uricks that are disguised as moustaches (or unibrows). They look like facial hair and attach to your upper lip or eyebrows to control your mind. The film's protagonist, Neil, must look inside himself to defeat the invaders and...
Code and Theory
When the “brands as publishers" movement took off, Code and Theory was in the perfect position to lead a new kind of branded content revolution. As the creative agency behind some of the biggest publisher redesign projects in recent history—including Vogue and Mashable—the company has a unique expertise in how users engage with, share, and consume co...
From our beginning a decade ago as youth-marketing agency Mr Youth, to the rebrand as social media specialist MRY in 2011, our agency has always enjoyed rapid growth, outpaced only by the market that has been our pursuit. However, in 2012, we found ourselves at a crossroads and were faced with a challenge: merging LBi US with MRY. We decided to do so w...
At RPA, we understand that social is fundamentally connected to everything we do. We don’t just create digital and social work. We create work for a digital and social world—no matter which media it originates in. This is a world bursting at the seams with content, where ATTENTION is scarce and media options abundant. It’s more important than ever to be w...
Tempero: Social Media Management
We are the driving force behind multi-lingual, cross-platform social media activity across multiple international territories. At the heart of everything we do is the ethos of social capital; that every social interaction we make should nurture self-reliant, peer-to-peer communities that mutually benefit our clients and create a sustainable affinity betwe...

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, Twitch, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The regular entry deadline for the shorty social good awards is august 29th, 2018