ENTER THE 2021 SHORTY IMPACT AWARDS

Previously known as the Shorty Social Good Awards, the Shorty Impact Awards is an awards program created to raise global awareness around the positive impact brands, agencies and non-profits can have on society.

Social Campaigns

Community

Arts & Culture

Civic Engagement

Disability Awareness

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Gender Equality

Education & Community

Financial Literacy

Public Safety

Youth & Family

Environment

Conservation & Preservation

Sustainability & Renewable Energy

Social & Racial Justice

Animal Rights & Welfare

Humanitarian Aid & Developing Nations

Social Justice & Human Rights

Racial Justice

Veteran & Service Support

Health & Wellness

Fitness & Nutrition

Mental Health

Public Health

Reproductive Health

Grassroots

Grassroots Efforts

Self-Defined (Social Campaigns)

Self-Defined

Social Presence

Single-Platform

Clubhouse

Discord

Facebook

Instagram

LinkedIn

Pinterest

Reddit

Snapchat

TikTok

Triller

Tumblr

Twitch

Twitter

YouTube

Multi-Platform

Multi-Platform

Emerging Platform

Emerging Platform

Social Hit

Single Post or Activation (viral)

Clapback

Social Engagement

Community Management

Community Management

Engagement Tools

Access & Rewards

Call to Action

Chatbots

Contests

Gamification

Polls & Surveys

Integrated Experiences

Fundraising

Live Events

Shopping

Television

Real Time Response

Real Time Response

User Generated Content

User Generated Content

Self-Defined (Social Engagement)

Self-Defined

Social Partnerships

Brand Partnership

Celebrity Partnership

Entertainment Partnership

Influencer Partnership

Non-Profit Partnership

2021 SHORTY PHENOM AWARDS

Previously known as the Shorty Social Good Awards, the Shorty Impact Awards is an awards program created to raise global awareness around the positive impact brands, agencies and non-profits can have on society.

Individuals

Account Management

Analytics

Animation

Art Direction

Brand Marketing

Campaign Management

Communications

Community Management

Copywriting

Creative Direction

Culture

Data Analysis

Design

Editing

Illustration

Partnership Management

Photography

Production

Project Management

Public Relations

Research

Sales

Strategy

Talent Management

Self-Defined

Team

Account Team

Analytics Team

Client Team

Communications Team

Community Team

Content Team

Creative Team

Culture Team

Design Team

Legal Team

Marketing Team

Partnership Team

PR Team

Production Team

Research Team

Sales Team

Social Media Team

Strategy Team

Video Team

Self-Defined

Leader

Account Team Leader

Analytics Team Leader

Client Team Leader

Communications Team Leader

Community Team Leader

Content Team Leader

Creative Team Leader

Culture Team Leader

Design Team Leader

Legal Team Leader

Marketing Team Leader

Partnership Team Leader

PR Team Leader

Production Team Leader

Research Team Leader

Sales Team Leader

Social Media Team Leader

Strategy Team Leader

Video Team Leader

Self-Defined

Voice

Clubhouse Voice

Discord Voice

Facebook Voice

Instagram Voice

LinkedIn Voice

Pinterest Voice

Reddit Voice

TikTok Voice

Triller Voice

Tumblr Voice

Twitter Voice

YouTube Voice

From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Live Streamer of the Year

Social media is all about letting people around the world communicate easier and quicker. Well, nothing is more quick than a creator live streaming whatever it is they bring to the table. From singing to just chatting with fans, these Live Streamers are keeping up their global fan bases in real time.

If you’re a brand looking for recognition for your use of social media on YouNow with influencers, enter the Best Influencer & Celebrity YouNow Campaign Industry Award.

Finalists

finalist
Ariel Viera
Ariel Viera is just trying to “show the wonders of the world via 360 video.” Looking to combine his “three passions in life—filmmaking, urban exploring, and history”—he created Urbanist to help people share their stories with others and explore the cities of the world together using live streaming and social media. In April, they released their mo…
finalist
Dick Vitale
It’s Dickie V, baby! One of the most legendary personalities in the history of sports broadcasting, Dick Vitale has been the voice of college basketball for decades. During the days that he isn’t on TV talking college hoops, his fans can find him on Periscope, where Dick talks about whatever is on his mind—sports or otherwise. Always known as a pe…
finalist
Emma McGann
Emma McGann, the British singer-songwriter, shows day in and day out that she is an incredible musician. In November 2017, the YouNow star released her second album, B.R.A.V.E., a collection of songs that “echoes themes of adventure, love and discovery - inspired by personal life stories.” Emma’s massive international fanbase was a factor in YouNo…
finalist
Thomas Kuc
15-year-old Thomas Kuc is, as he says, “just a kid who loves to have fun and travel the world!” But he also happens to be one of the lead actors on the Nickelodeon show Game Shakers and a rising star on YouNow. Streaming to his 114K fans on the platform, the Brazilian actor answers questions from fans who message him in real time. Whether asked ab…
finalist
Vin Diesel
Vin Diesel is a one of the biggest actors on the planet, with roles in some of the most successful franchises in Hollywood’s history, like The Fast and the Furious, xXx, and Guardians of the Galaxy. 2017 served as a sort of trifecta for Vin, as all three had new installments released in 2017, leading him to become the top-grossing actor of the yea…

Nominees

Antonio Brown
Antonio Brown is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL, and he will undoubtedly go down as a football legend, being a key component in one of the most high-powered offenses the game has ever seen. But early in 2017, Antonio also made his mark on the world of live streaming when, after an intense 18-16 playoff victory over the Kansas City Chiefs, the sta…
Brent Morgan
Brent Morgan is undeniably talented, writing and producing all his own songs. The 30-year-old is on the rise, dominating the streaming platform YouNow and beginning to upload more of his music on YouTube. His most popular post, the song “Broken People” featuring fellow YouNower The Dapper Rapper, came at the very end of 2017 and gained over 140K views in tw…
Bryce Xavier
Many people consider themselves lucky enough to be good at even one skill. Well, 15-year-old actor, singer, songwriter, model, and violinist Bryce Xavier is so talented that he has already worked with artists like CeeLo Green and Janelle Monáe. The popular live streamer was featured in a June 2017 New York Times article about the platform Live.ly, where he …
Liz Cook
It’s a question that many of us might have, or might at some point ask ourselves. Should I get a tattoo? While there isn’t a great way to weigh the options without actually getting one, tattoo artist Liz Cook might have created a way to help. Frequently streaming live from her studio in Dallas, TX, tens of thousands of people typically tune in to watch the …
Ron Waxman
A “New York based sports agent in the world of soccer,” Ron Waxman likes to laugh, talk, and see the Empire State Building lit up on the NYC skyline almost every night, sharing it all with his 34K+ Periscope followers. As soccer is the most popular sport in the world, and Ron is one of the most powerful agents in soccer, it makes sense that he has a growing…
Tasmin Lucia-Khan
Over her impressive career, Tasmin Lucia-Khan as accomplished quite a lot. Working as a TV personality, entrepreneur, and news anchor, the Oxford University graduate has been on the frontlines of many of the most important events in the last two decades. With a lifestyle that has her working around the clock—and around the world—Tasmin realized she could co…