Shorty Social Good Awards

We are now accepting entries for the Shorty Social Good Awards. Regular deadline to enter is August 31st, 2016.

The Shorty Social Good Awards honor groundbreaking corporate social responsibility and sustainability campaigns that organizational and marketing teams have worked so hard to realize. While the Shorty Awards have long-honored the best of social media, this competition includes efforts made by organizations to improve sustainability and diversity internally, foster globally-minded business partnerships and increase employee community and civic engagement.

Archived from the 6th Annual Shorty Awards Museum

As Indiana Jones has repeatedly said, “It belongs in a Museum”. Do you know a Museum or representative from the Museum who use social to show off the great artifacts and offerings that the Museum has to offer? The winner of the #Museum Shorty Award will be someone who uses Social Media sites such as Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr, Vine, Instagram, and Facebook to act as the bridge between the museum and the outside world. Nominate who you think should win the #Museum Shorty Award now!

Finalists

winner
Museum Nerd
Allison K. Gibson blogged in the Huffington Post June 2010: “The anonymous New York art world insider has amassed a following of over 17,000 by chatting unabashedly in 140-character spurts about contemporary art, art history and -- you guessed it -- museums. He/she/it (keeping to the anonymity) has become an advocate for the modern-day museum, i...
finalist
J. Paul Getty Museum
The J. Paul Getty Museum seeks to inspire curiosity about, and enjoyment and understanding of, the visual arts by collecting, conserving, exhibiting and interpreting works of art of outstanding quality and historical importance. To fulfill this mission, the Museum builds its collections through purchase and gifts, and develops programs of exhibi...
finalist
YBCA
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is one of the nation's leading multidisciplinary arts centers. Located in San Francisco, YBCA believes emphatically in the vital role that contemporary arts play in community life. As the Bay Area grows and changes, YBCA gathers the region around creating and participating in the arts, as an essential part ...
finalist
Muzeum Erotyzmu
Muzeum Erotyzmu / Museum of Eroticism is being developed in virtual & social media world as an art / curating project since 2008. At first as website muzeumerotyzmu.pl which is a diploma work in Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow, Poland, then as a social media project it has gained so much support from its fans and followers - it is organizing real...
finalist
Horniman Museum
The Horniman Museum and Gardens are an inspiring, surprising, family-friendly, free attraction in South London’s Forest Hill. The Horniman has been open since Victorian times, when Frederick John Horniman first opened his house and extraordinary collection of objects to visitors. Since then, the collections has grown tenfold and includes interna...
finalist
Royal Ontario Museum
The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is an essential destination for making sense of the changing natural and cultural worlds. Our purpose is to inspire wonder and promote learning by sharing stories of the unique collections that the ROM cares for on behalf of the people of Ontario, to be a champion for the natural and cultural worlds, to serve as a ...