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11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The early entry deadline is November 29th, 2018.

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.

By Campaign

Integrated Campaign
#MoreRoleModels
Mattel/Barbie
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Coverage Coalition
Barton F. Graf, Get America Covered
Empowering women to take control of their reproductive health
Wonder Integrated Group, LLC., Planned Parenthood Federation of America
How We Heal, A CaringBridge Series
CaringBridge team and National Geographic photographer and filmmaker David McLain
Mobile Campaign
Airbus IFLYA380 app
Airbus, Airbus
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
Multi-Platform Campaign
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Cant Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Make-A-Wish® “Wishes Take Muscle” Campaign
Make-A-Wish; TBWA\Chiat\Day; WWE
National Geographic: The Moment
National Geographic Partners
On a Shoestring
@DailyGunDeaths
Cole & Weber, Cole & Weber
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
Pro Bono
#AskFirst
Gorilla Media, The Danish Women's Society
Hospital of Love
Zombie Studio / Mccann Brazil / Loud /, Barretos' Cancer Hospital / Hospital de Amor
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association
Suburban Horror Story
BBDO Atlanta, Street Grace
Teachers Have Better Work Stories
Digitas, Ad Council: Teach.Org
Social Movement
#MoreRoleModels
Mattel/Barbie
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives

By Cause

Animal & Wildlife
Kung Fu Pangolin
WildAid, Nature Conservancy, Tau/PHD Films
Wahl Dirty Dogs
Hoffman York, Wahl Clipper Corporation
Civic Engagement
@DailyGunDeaths
Cole & Weber, Cole & Weber
Comics Uniting Nations
PCI Media, Unicef, World's Largest Lesson, PVBLIC Foundation and Reading with Pictures
Developing Nations
Diversity & Inclusion
“Project Upgrade” Season 1
Wayfarer Entertainment, Google CS in Media
7-Second Resumes
22squared, Ad Council / Grads of Life
SEEN
Facebook Creative Shop, The Blackhouse Foundation
Teachers Have Better Work Stories
Digitas, Ad Council: Teach.Org
The Disability Collection
Oath, National Disability Leadership Alliance, and Getty Images, Margaux Joffe
Universal Love
McCann New York, MGM Resorts
Education
Camino al Exito (Path to Success)
Univision Communications Inc. and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Getty Unshuttered
J. Paul Getty Museum
LIFEWTR - #BringArtBackToSchools
R/GA Chicago, PepsiCo
The Astronaut Reality Helmet
McCann New York, National Geographic
Emergency Relief
Dispatches from the Field
NYC Medics Global Disaster Relief
Home Runs for Hurricane Recovery
Laundry Service, T-Mobile
iHeartMedia Disaster Relief Response
iHeartMedia, iHeartMedia
Unidos por Los Nuestros (United for Each Other)
Univision Communications Inc.
Environment & Sustainability
Help Delhi Breathe
Purpose, IKEA Foundation
It's not me, it's you: #CleanSeas break-up PSA
UN Environment and Footage Films with support from PCI Media
Save The Food - Phase Two
Publicis.Sapient, Ad Council
Woobi Play
Airmotion Laboratories, Kilo Design, Airmotion Laboratories
Gender Equality
Smirnoff Equalizer
Carat, Smirnoff
The Other Sanders
Reprise, KFC Malaysia
Visa "Money Is Changing"
Decoded Advertising, Visa
Human Rights
Red Wednesday: Shining a Light on the Injustice of Persecution
Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, Parish of Calvary-St. George's
Immigration & Refugees
#CAisMyHome
ART NOT WAR, ACLU of Southern California
#DearCanada
AVcommunications
The Migration Continues
The California Endowment, Brown Issues
We are the Dream
Get Schooled, Get Schooled
LGBTQ+
L’Oréal USA: Signs of Pride
Kettle, L’Oréal USA
Love, Simon
21st Century Fox
Universal Love
McCann New York, MGM Resorts
Medical Research
A Party with Purpose
RedPeg, Chance for Life
World Polio Day
Rotary International
Poverty & Hunger
Feeding America - Summer Hunger
Facebook Creative Shop, Feeding America, Ad Council, Whitehouse TV, Ad Council
National Youth Day
Share Our Strength
United Way’s Everyone In: Ending Homelessness Across L.A. County
Swell Creative Group, United Way of Greater Los Angeles
We Are City Harvest
City Harvest
Public Health
Mental Health is Health
Zulu Alpha Kilo, CAMH
Prescribed to Death
Ketchum & Energy BBDO, National Safety Council
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association
Saved By The Scan
Hill Holliday, American Lung Association + The Ad Council
See Now: Campaign To End Avoidable Blindness
Purpose, The Fred Hollows Foundation, Prevent Blindness
Twinkle Twinkle Little Dick
72andSunny, Truth Initiative
Racial Equality
Social Justice
Bad Hombre
Duderstadt Development, LLC
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Getty Unshuttered
J. Paul Getty Museum
Man Enough
Wayfarer Entertainment
P&G Love Over Bias
P&G, Wieden + Kennedy, MMK (Marina Maher Communications + Ketchum Sports), Optimum Sports, GMR Sports Marketing
Susan Bro: Making Heather Heyer's Death Count
The TASC Group, The Heather Heyer Foundation
Veteran & Service Support
A Poppy Worn, A Hero Honored
USAA, Catalyst, IMG Live, Endeavor, Publicis Lion Company, Spark, Valco Designs
Good Media Group/CW Valor Campaign
Good Media Group, The CW
Stories From the Road: Human Hug Project
Questus, Wyndham Hotel Group - Super 8
Veterans Day CSR
Moxie, Delta Air Lines
Youth & Family
Breaking the silence on child sexual abuse
Our Better World - Singapore International Foundation
Feeding America - Summer Hunger
Facebook Creative Shop, Feeding America, Ad Council, Whitehouse TV, Ad Council
Life's Good: Experience Happiness
Matchfire, LG Electronics
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
US Open Art Courts x Chase
United States Tennis Association

By Industry

Auto
#RandomActsOfHelpfulness Give Way to a Movement
Media Agency: Horizon Media Inc. Creative Agency: Secret Weapon Marketing Directors: Mccoy | Meyer Production: Millennial Entertainment, SoCal Honda Dealers
Building on Greatness: Mercedes-Benz USA Drives Visibility for Local Heroes
Mercedes-Benz USA, Cookerly Public Relations, Merkle + Partners and Director Henry Corra
Ladies Day
Online Circle Digital, Mercedes-Benz Australia
Business to Business
#Whydon'tyou
WATConsult, BOLD - A transgender modeling agency
Consumer Brand
Dove Men+Care Champions Paternity Leave For All Dads This Father’s Day
Dove Men+Care/Unilever, Edelman, VIRTUE, VaynerMedia and Mindshare
Energy
From Our Hands to Yours
Caterpillar Inc.
Entertainment
21CF Impact Week
21st Century Fox
SEEN
Facebook Creative Shop, The Blackhouse Foundation
The Power Is Yours! Stream to Save the Planet
Boomerang + Captain Planet Foundation
Fashion, Beauty & Luxury
Paula's Choice: The Good Fight
Iced Media, Paula's Choice
Financial Services
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Citi’s “That Giving Feeling” Campaign for No Kid Hungry
Publicis, No Kid Hungry / Share Our Strength, Superfly, MAC Presents, Citibank
Visa "Money Is Changing"
Decoded Advertising, Visa
Food & Beverage
LIFEWTR - Inspiration Drops
R/GA Chicago, PepsiCo
M&M'S Red Nose Day 2018
Weber Shandwick, M&M'S
One Million Acts of Good
72andSunny, General Mills, Inc. (Cheerios)
Government & Politics
Bad Hombre
Duderstadt Development, LLC
NYC Says #MeToo and Combats Sexual Harassment
City of New York, Commission on Human Rights | Vanguard (Creative Development) | Killer Films
On the Road, Off the Phone
C+C, Washington Traffic Safety Commission
One Boston Day
Hill Holliday, The City of Boston
Health & Fitness
F*ck w/out Fear
Weber Shandwick, Los Angeles LGBT Center
Fractured Truth Facebook Campaign
Patients & Purpose, Radius Health, W2O
Know Your Girls
Susan G. Komen, Ad Council, Translation, Good Stuff Digital, Susan G. Komen & The Ad Council
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association
Unsuay
Bonsey Jaden Ptd Ltd, Prudential Assurance Malaysia Bhd.
Hospitality & Travel
#ThankYouBurger
Publicis.Sapient, Carnival Cruise Line
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
Stories From the Road: Human Hug Project
Questus, Wyndham Hotel Group - Super 8
We Love You, Caribbean
CheapCaribbean
Live Events
A Party with Purpose
RedPeg, Chance for Life
As Much As I Can
Harley & Co., ViiV Healthcare
Social Good Summit 2017
Mashable, United Nations Foundation, United Nations Development Programme, 92nd Street Y
Suburban Horror Story
BBDO Atlanta, Street Grace
World Polio Day
Rotary International
News & Media
#BlandDig (#GetInvolved)
Gorilla Media, EkstraBladet
CBS News: the Uplift
CBS News Digital
Columbia Global Reports
Columbia Global Reports
Open Future
The Economist
NGO
#AskFirst
Gorilla Media, The Danish Women's Society
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Business or Exploitation?
Ketchum, Truth Initiative
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association
Retail & E-Commerce
Jen Gotch Wants You To Feel Better
ban.do, Jen Gotch, Iconery
Paula's Choice: The Good Fight
Iced Media, Paula's Choice
Retail Revival: Investing in the revitalization of small business
eBay, Edelman, City of Akron, Downtown Akron Partnership, City of Lansing
Sports
Hockey’s Declaration of Principles
National Hockey League
SheIS x USTA Embrace All
United States Tennis Association
Touchdowns Against Cancer
CBS Sports Digital, MaxPreps
US Open Art Courts x Chase
United States Tennis Association
Vote & Giveback: SEC Highlight of the Year Vote
CBS Sports Digital, EcoMedia, State Farm
Technology
C0D3RS
IBM Originals
Home Runs for Hurricane Recovery
Laundry Service, T-Mobile
Internet Society
ATTCK, The Internet Society (ISOC), Moving Brands
RestaurantHER
Grubhub
Television
Kitten Bowl V
Crown Media Family Networks
My Last Days Season 2
Wayfarer Entertainment, The CW Network
ONE STRANGE ROCK Series Creates 14,000 New Plants
Picture Motion, National Geographic Channel
The Naked Truth: Undocumented on Campus
FUSION and Univision Communications Inc.

By Platform

Blog
RestaurantHER
Grubhub
Facebook
Smithsonian Earth Facebook Page
Smithsonian Networks
Instagram
@THISFREELIFE: THE FDA'S FIRST EVER LGBT TOBACCO PREVENTION EFFORT
Rescue | The Behavior Change Agency, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – Center for Tobacco Products (CTP)
Citi’s “That Giving Feeling” Campaign for No Kid Hungry
Publicis, No Kid Hungry / Share Our Strength, Superfly, MAC Presents, Citi
RestaurantHER
Grubhub
Seize the Awkward
Ad Council, Droga5, Jed Foundation, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Facebook Creative Shop
Women in Coffee
Starbucks Coffee Co.
Snapchat
RestaurantHER
Grubhub
Twinkle Twinkle Little Dick
72andSunny, Truth Initiative
Twitter
@DailyGunDeaths
Cole & Weber, Cole & Weber
@FRESHEMPIRE: THE FDA’S FIRST EVER HIP HOP TOBACCO PREVENTION EFFORT
Rescue | The Behavior Change Agency, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – Center for Tobacco Products (CTP)
#excuseme
McCann New York, The National School Walkout
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Cant Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
YouTube
Seize the Awkward
Ad Council, Droga5, Jed Foundation, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Northbound Productions
The Cat Rap
Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, Best Friends Animal Society

Content and Strategy

Artificial Intelligence
Democratizing Artificial Intelligence
Fusemachines Inc., Preeti P Adhikary
myRightBird Quiz & Website
Subplex, The Impetus Agency, BEAK
WeCounterHate
POSSIBLE, Life After Hate
Call to Action
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
9 Countries
The ONE Campaign
Citi’s “That Giving Feeling” Campaign for No Kid Hungry
Publicis, No Kid Hungry / Share Our Strength, Superfly, MAC Presents, Citibank
Patagonia Action Works
Someoddpilot, Patagonia
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
Contest or Promotion
AARP's Declare a Day Giveaway
HelloWorld, Inc., AARP
Design-a-Gown Contest
Starlight Children's Foundation
LESSONS IN FLAWLESS: THIS FREE LIFE'S INTERACTIVE DIGITAL EXPERIENCE
Rescue | The Behavior Change Agency, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – Center for Tobacco Products (CTP)
Natural Light College Loans Program
M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment, Anheuser-Busch InBev
Data Visualization
@DailyGunDeaths
Cole & Weber, Cole & Weber
RestaurantHER
Grubhub
Smirnoff Equalizer
Carat, Smirnoff
Visualizing Geopolitical Conflict
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
Hashtag
#excuseme
McCann New York, The National School Walkout
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Home Runs for Hurricane Recovery
Laundry Service, T-Mobile
Humor
The Cat Rap
Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, Best Friends Animal Society
The UK Film Release of The Death of Stalin
That Lot, Entertainment One
Twinkle Twinkle Little Dick
72andSunny, Truth Initiative
Unsuay
Bonsey Jaden Ptd Ltd, Prudential Assurance Malaysia Bhd.
Live Streaming
US Open Art Courts x Chase
United States Tennis Association
Music & Dance
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Organic Promotion
#justiceprevailed
Blueliner, Steven Anagnost, MD
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
PSA
"Rad Dads"
SoulPancake, Ad Council
Save The Food - Phase Two
Publicis.Sapient, Ad Council
Saved By The Scan
Hill Holliday, American Lung Association + The Ad Council
Seize the Awkward
Ad Council, Droga5, Jed Foundation, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
The Bail Project
Variable, Bronx Freedom Fund
Uber Moms
Zulu Alpha Kilo, Uber Canada / M.A.D.D.
Real Time Response
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
Red Stripe to the Rescue
BRAYA, Red Stripe (Heineken USA)
SheIS x USTA Embrace All
United States Tennis Association
Side with Love
Baked by Melissa
Storytelling
Getty Unshuttered
J. Paul Getty Museum
Hospital of Love
Zombie Studio / Mccann Brazil / Loud /, Barretos' Cancer Hospital / Hospital de Amor
La Fuerza de Creer (The Power of Believing)
Univision Communications Inc., Too Small to Fail, W Studios
P&G + MBIB "THE TALK" — Creating a National Movement to End "The Talk"
P&G, MBIB, BBDO New York, Egami Consulting Group, Hearts & Science, Barefoot Proximity, The Corner Shop, Work Editorial, The Mill NY, and more
The Arrow Quintum
Arrow Electronics; Intersport; Garton Video Productions, Inc.
User Generated Content
#MatzahChallenge
UJA-Federation of New York
Coverage Coalition
Barton F. Graf, Get America Covered
Fresh Look: An Interactive Web Experience from Fresh Empire
Rescue | The Behavior Change Agency, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – Center for Tobacco Products (CTP)
Life is Good | #ThisIsOptimism
Harmonica, Life is Good
LIFEWTR #ArtByAWoman
R/GA Chicago, PepsiCo
Video
Anti-Hate Campaign
All Rise Say No To Cyber Abuse
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
LIFEWTR - #BringArtBackToSchools
R/GA Chicago, PepsiCo
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association

Partnerships

B2B
The Disability Collection
Oath, National Disability Leadership Alliance, and Getty Images, Margaux Joffe
Business-NGO
#AskFirst
Gorilla Media, The Danish Women's Society
Creating an Unlikely Water Hero
Zeno Group, ScottsMiracle-Gro
Drivers of Change
Connector, mytaxi
Engineering a Shorter Walk to Water
United Technologies Corporation
Ghetto Film School
21st Century Fox
Give a Spit About Cancer
DoSomething.org, Johnson & Johnson, Be The Match
Corporate-Community
#ThankYouBurger
Publicis.Sapient, Carnival Cruise Line
Situation Project
Situation, Situation Project
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
US Open Art Courts x Chase
United States Tennis Association
Influencer & Celebrity
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Citi’s “That Giving Feeling” Campaign for No Kid Hungry
Publicis, No Kid Hungry / Share Our Strength, Superfly, MAC Presents, Citibank
Inbal Amirav - It Rarely Stops - Domestic Violence Public Service Announcement
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233), -
One Million Acts of Good
72andSunny, General Mills, Inc. (Cheerios)
Seize the Awkward
Ad Council, Droga5, Jed Foundation, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Seize the Awkward
Media Partnership
#BlandDig (#GetInvolved)
Gorilla Media, EkstraBladet
It's More Than Just a Meal
T Brand Studio, Ad Council
Jane Walker
Carat, Anomaly, Johnnie Walker
Smirnoff Equalizer
Carat, Smirnoff
The Disability Collection
Oath, National Disability Leadership Alliance, and Getty Images, Margaux Joffe

Video Content

360 Video
Life With Elephants
Texas A&M University
Suburban Horror Story
BBDO Atlanta, Street Grace
The Curse of Palm Oil
Al Jazeera English, 101 East/Contrast VR
Augmented Reality
She Will Be-Codella
Facebook Creative Shop, Codella
Comedy Video
AFHU's Bubbe videos
OBERLAND, American Friends of Hebrew University
Illogical
101-North, Los Angeles, It's On Us/Biden Foundation
The Cat Rap
Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, Best Friends Animal Society
The Rich Want to Keep You Dumb
AJ+, Jesse Fernandez
Documentary Short
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
How We Heal, A CaringBridge Series
CaringBridge team and National Geographic photographer and filmmaker David McLain
Video Series
“My Y Story.” Video Content Series
Catalyst Public Relations, a division of Endeavor Global Marketing, YMCA of the USA
C0D3RS
IBM Originals
Getty Unshuttered
J. Paul Getty Museum
RestaurantHER
Grubhub
Virtual Reality
"My Africa"
Conservation International
Authentically Us: Voices From the Transgender Community
Fovrth Studios, Oculus VR for Good, Pride Foundation
The Astronaut Reality Helmet
McCann New York, National Geographic