THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

Special Project

Special Project NEW!

From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Medium-Length Video

This award honors the most effective and creative use of medium-length video by a brand, agency or organization in a social media marketing campaign. Videos must be 1-2 minutes in length to qualify.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

"Howler Soccer Ball Phone"
In June 2017, Kovert Creative announced an equity partnership with Howler Media, a multimedia platf…
#UA747Farewell
#UA747Farewell was an initiative to honor United's 747 aircraft on its final flight from San Franci…
finalist
audience honor
60 Second Docs Present Time: The Kalief Browder Story
With "Time: The Kalief Browder Story" set to premiere on Spike, we knew we wanted the historic stor…
finalist
Cats in the Cradle
While most financial service companies are all about tomorrow, TD Ameritrade believes in the import…
Food Network on Facebook
Food is at the heart of our daily life, and who better to bring you your daily fix of food tips and…
For A World of Understanding
Overall, Hyatt was looking to create a stirring global brand campaign that spoke directly to their …
Game Recognize Game
Our objective was simple: Leverage the presence of international soccer clubs playing in NFL stadiu…
Last Set
Red Bull set out to credibly establish themselves within the fitness space, authentically portrayin…
MTV EMA Speed Dating with Rita Ora
Over the years, music fans worldwide have grown more and more passionate about who hosts the MTV EM…
Plum Organics®: Do Your Partner
For the last several years, Plum Organics® has become known for catalyzing unfiltered conversations…
winner
Pure Imagination Project
An unfortunate truth is that many people believe Alzheimer's is just a bit of memory loss when, in …
finalist
TRAFFICKED AND FORCED INTO PROSTITUTION: A TEEN MIGRANT'S STORY
This video was part of our campaign to raise awareness about refugee and migrant children and the d…
finalist
Taking Care of Your "Pussy" Videos
These three short videos, narrated by comedian Sasheer Zamata and featuring a cast of furry felines…
The Good Place - Janet Tech Support
Amazon's "Alexa" and Apple's "Siri" get all the credit for their unlimited knowledge and helpful di…
The Minneapolis Miracle – Capturing Sports History from a Sideline Cam
Backstory and Objective: After a record-breaking regular season for the Minnesota Vikings, the team…
The Power of Humanity: How Citi and Global Citizen Festival inspired action & personal empowerment
In its 7th year as sponsor of Global Citizen Festival (GCF), Citi set out to showcase what happens …
finalist
The man who swims to work
To put it simply, commuting is a pain. Traffic, combined with the high costs associated with transp…
This Is Us - Milo Ventimiglia Surprise
What's better than watching your favorite TV show from your own couch? How about having one of the …
This is Getting Old
Over 1/3 of Americans aren't currently saving for retirement. This alarming fact shocked our friend…