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11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The regular entry deadline is February 7th, 2019.

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
Winner
Mobile Campaign
Multi-Platform Campaign
Make-A-Wish® “Wishes Take Muscle” Campaign
Make-A-Wish; TBWA\Chiat\Day; WWE
Winner
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Silver
National Geographic: The Moment
National Geographic Partners
Bronze
Cant Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Bronze
On a Shoestring
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
Winner
Pro Bono
Suburban Horror Story
BBDO Atlanta, Street Grace
Winner
Social Movement
Price on Our Lives
McCann New York, March For Our Lives
Winner

By Cause

Animal & Wildlife
Kung Fu Pangolin
WildAid, Nature Conservancy, Tau/PHD Films
Gold
Dawn Celebrates 40 Years of Helping Save Wildlife with #DawnWildlife40
Citizen Relations, Dawn/Procter & Gamble
Silver
Wahl Dirty Dogs
Hoffman York, Wahl Clipper Corporation
Bronze
Civic Engagement
@DailyGunDeaths
Cole & Weber, Cole & Weber
Gold
theSkimm: No Excuses. Vote
theSkimm
Silver
Comics Uniting Nations
PCI Media, Unicef, World's Largest Lesson, PVBLIC Foundation and Reading with Pictures
Silver
Developing Nations
Diversity & Inclusion
7-Second Resumes
22squared, Ad Council / Grads of Life
Winner
Teachers Have Better Work Stories
Digitas, Ad Council: Teach.Org
Gold
The Disability Collection
Oath, National Disability Leadership Alliance, and Getty Images, Margaux Joffe
Silver
Universal Love
McCann New York, MGM Resorts
Bronze
SEEN
Facebook Creative Shop, The Blackhouse Foundation
Bronze
Education
The Astronaut Reality Helmet
McCann New York, National Geographic
Winner
Emergency Relief
Home Runs for Hurricane Recovery
Laundry Service, T-Mobile
Winner
Environment & Sustainability
Save The Food - Phase Two
Publicis.Sapient, Ad Council
Winner
Gender Equality
A White Dress Doesn't Cover the Rape #Undress522
ABAAD & Leo Burnet Lebanon
Winner
Smirnoff Equalizer
Carat, Smirnoff
Silver
Human Rights
Immigration & Refugees
HRC’s Fight to Protect LGBTQ Immigrants
Human Rights Campaign
Winner
LGBTQ+
Universal Love
McCann New York, MGM Resorts
Winner
Medical Research
World Polio Day
Rotary International
Winner
Poverty & Hunger
Feeding America - Summer Hunger
Facebook Creative Shop, Feeding America, Ad Council, Whitehouse TV, Ad Council
Winner
Burn a Calorie. Feed a Child.
Burn to Give
Silver
National Youth Day
Share Our Strength
Bronze
We Are City Harvest
City Harvest
Bronze
Public Health
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association
Winner
Racial Equality
Social Justice
P&G Love Over Bias
P&G, Wieden + Kennedy, MMK (Marina Maher Communications + Ketchum Sports), Optimum Sports, GMR Sports Marketing
Winner
Bad Hombre
Duderstadt Development, LLC
Gold
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Gold
Susan Bro: Making Heather Heyer's Death Count
The TASC Group, The Heather Heyer Foundation
Silver
Veteran & Service Support
A Poppy Worn, A Hero Honored
USAA, Catalyst, IMG Live, Endeavor, Publicis Lion Company, Spark, Valco Designs
Winner
Stories From the Road: Human Hug Project
Questus, Wyndham Hotel Group - Super 8
Gold
Youth & Family
Breaking the silence on child sexual abuse
Our Better World - Singapore International Foundation
Winner
Feeding America - Summer Hunger
Facebook Creative Shop, Feeding America, Ad Council, Whitehouse TV, Ad Council
Gold

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
Winner
Business to Business
#Whydon'tyou
WATConsult, BOLD - A transgender modeling agency
Winner
Consumer Brand
Dove Men+Care Champions Paternity Leave For All Dads This Father’s Day
Dove Men+Care/Unilever, Edelman, VIRTUE, VaynerMedia and Mindshare
Winner
Energy
From Our Hands to Yours
Caterpillar Inc.
Winner
Entertainment
Fashion, Beauty & Luxury
Paula's Choice: The Good Fight
Iced Media, Paula's Choice
Winner
Financial Services
Visa "Money Is Changing"
Decoded Advertising, Visa
Winner
Food & Beverage
One Million Acts of Good
72andSunny, General Mills, Inc. (Cheerios)
Winner
Going #PurpleForThePlanet with Sambazon
Mistress, Sambazon
Winner
Government & Politics
On the Road, Off the Phone
C+C, Washington Traffic Safety Commission
Winner
Health & Fitness
F*ck w/out Fear
Weber Shandwick, Los Angeles LGBT Center
Winner
Hospitality & Travel
We Love You, Caribbean
CheapCaribbean
Winner
Live Events
As Much As I Can
Harley & Co., ViiV Healthcare
Winner
Social Good Summit 2017
Mashable, United Nations Foundation, United Nations Development Programme, 92nd Street Y
Gold
News & Media
NGO
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association
Winner
#AskFirst
Gorilla Media, The Danish Women's Society
Gold
Retail & E-Commerce
#BlackFridayBreakup
ModCloth
Winner
Retail Revival: Investing in the revitalization of small business
eBay, Edelman, City of Akron, Downtown Akron Partnership, City of Lansing
Gold
Jen Gotch Wants You To Feel Better
ban.do, Jen Gotch, Iconery
Silver
Sports
Hockey’s Declaration of Principles
National Hockey League
Winner
US Open Art Courts x Chase
United States Tennis Association
Gold
SheIS x USTA Embrace All
United States Tennis Association
Silver
Technology
C0D3RS
IBM Originals
Winner
Television
ONE STRANGE ROCK Series Creates 14,000 New Plants
Picture Motion, National Geographic Channel
Winner

By Platform

Blog
CHAIN OF COMMAND Series Uses Tumblr Blog to Engage and Support Veterans
Picture Motion, National Geographic Channel
Winner
Facebook
Instagram
Citi’s “That Giving Feeling” Campaign for No Kid Hungry
Publicis, No Kid Hungry / Share Our Strength, Superfly, MAC Presents, Citi
Winner
Snapchat
Twinkle Twinkle Little Dick
72andSunny, Truth Initiative
Winner
Twitter
@DailyGunDeaths
Cole & Weber, Cole & Weber
Winner
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Gold
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
Silver
YouTube

Content and Strategy

Artificial Intelligence
WeCounterHate
POSSIBLE, Life After Hate
Winner
Call to Action
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Winner
Contest or Promotion
Design-a-Gown Contest
Starlight Children's Foundation
Winner
Every Girl’s A Super Girl
Nickelodeon
Gold
AARP's Declare a Day Giveaway
HelloWorld, Inc., AARP
Gold
Data Visualization
@DailyGunDeaths
Cole & Weber, Cole & Weber
Winner
RestaurantHER
Grubhub
Gold
Hashtag
#NoMoreLimits | Menstrual Hygiene Day India 2018
KABOOM, WASH United gGmbH
Winner
Humor
"Just Like Scott Pruitt" Real Estate Ad
Friends of the Earth
Winner
Live Streaming
US Open Art Courts x Chase
United States Tennis Association
Winner
Music & Dance
"Raised For Incarceration"
SoulPancake
Winner
Organic Promotion
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
Winner
PSA
Uber Moms
Zulu Alpha Kilo, Uber Canada / M.A.D.D.
Winner
Seize the Awkward
Ad Council, Droga5, Jed Foundation, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Northbound
Gold
Real Time Response
NowThis Parkland Coverage
NowThis
Winner
Storytelling
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
Winner
Hospital of Love
Zombie Studio / Mccann Brazil / Loud /, Barretos' Cancer Hospital / Hospital de Amor
Gold
Getty Unshuttered
J. Paul Getty Museum
Gold
The Arrow Quintum
Arrow Electronics; Intersport; Garton Video Productions, Inc.
Silver
La Fuerza de Creer (The Power of Believing)
Univision Communications Inc., Too Small to Fail, W Studios
Bronze
User Generated Content
LIFEWTR #ArtByAWoman
R/GA Chicago, PepsiCo
Winner
Coverage Coalition
Barton F. Graf, Get America Covered
Gold
Video
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Gold
LIFEWTR - #BringArtBackToSchools
R/GA Chicago, PepsiCo
Silver
Pure Imagination Project
MullenLowe, Alzheimer's Association
Bronze

Partnerships

B2B
The Disability Collection
Oath, National Disability Leadership Alliance, and Getty Images, Margaux Joffe
Winner
Business-NGO
Drivers of Change
Connector, mytaxi
Winner
#AskFirst
Gorilla Media, The Danish Women's Society
Gold
Corporate-Community
Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts International
Winner
Influencer & Celebrity
One Million Acts of Good
72andSunny, General Mills, Inc. (Cheerios)
Winner
Seize the Awkward
Ad Council, Droga5, Jed Foundation, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Seize the Awkward
Gold
Inbal Amirav - It Rarely Stops - Domestic Violence Public Service Announcement
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233), -
Silver
#PowerlessQueen
WATConsult, Project Nanhi Kali
Silver
Citi’s “That Giving Feeling” Campaign for No Kid Hungry
Publicis, No Kid Hungry / Share Our Strength, Superfly, MAC Presents, Citibank
Silver
Media Partnership
It's More Than Just a Meal
T Brand Studio, Ad Council
Winner

Video Content

360 Video
Suburban Horror Story
BBDO Atlanta, Street Grace
Winner
Augmented Reality
Comedy Video
Documentary Short
A Wish For Clean Water
T3, UPS
Silver
Can't Judge A Book
McCann New York, Mastercard
Bronze
Video Series
Virtual Reality
The Astronaut Reality Helmet
McCann New York, National Geographic
Winner
Authentically Us: Voices From the Transgender Community
Fovrth Studios, Oculus VR for Good, Pride Foundation
Silver
"My Africa"
Conservation International
Bronze