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 Best TV Show

TV is no longer just that thing on the wall of your living room. As social media continues to change and shape the way we watch and consume TV, it also alters the way fans can connect to their favorite shows. These shows have done the best job integrating their programs with their audiences on social media.

If you’re a TV network, agency, or brand looking for recognition for your use of social media in a marketing campaign enter the Best Use of Social Media for Television Shorty Award.

Finalists

finalist
13 Reasons Why
It’s not hard to find 13 reasons why this show dominated pop culture in the spring of 2017. With @selenagomez as an executive producer, Th1rteen R3asons Why led to many important discussions about mental health, bullying, sexual assault, and more. The show is narrated by tapes that main character Hannah Baker left after killing herself, each conta…
finalist
Blackish
As if three consecutive years of Primetime Emmy nominations weren’t enough, the hit ABC comedy Black-ish can now add Golden Globe nominations to its resume, winning the award in 2017 for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy. The show, centering around the Johnson family, has been heralded for it’s ability to address taboo topics like…
finalist
Riverdale
Bringing a new, darker perspective to the cheery world of Archie Comics, The CW series Riverdale became one of the hottest shows on television in 2017. It follows the events in the quiet suburb of Riverdale after the mysterious murder of the popular high school quarterback is discovered. This sets a series of dramatic, thrilling, and shocking even…
finalist
The Good Place
Welcome to The Good Place, benches. Starring Kristen Bell and Ted Danson, the NBC sitcom The Good Place is a breakout comedy favorite of both fans and critics alike: Rolling Stone, Vulture, USA Today and many others have declared The Good Place as one of the top shows of 2017. With over 220K+ fans across socials, The Good Place provides plenty of …
finalist
This is Us
Everyone has a family. And every family has a story. This Is Us is a breakout hit that fans and critics alike can't stop talking about online and off. Nominated for nearly 40 awards during the 2017 season (including three Golden Globes and five Emmys), This Is Us captivated audiences all over the world with its highly relatable storylines and left…

Nominees

American Vandal
American Vandal isn’t your average crime documentary series. The Netflix mockumentary follows the mysterious case of one high school vandal who decides to spray paint obscene images on 27 faculty cars in the school’s parking lot. Featuring YouTube star Jimmy Tatro as the main suspect, the show’s teenage characters use Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, and other …
Big Mouth
Coming to you from the brilliant comic mind of Nick Kroll, Big Mouth offers a cringeworthy look inside the minds of hormonal adolescents growing up in the suburbs of NYC. As if Nick himself wasn’t enough to attract an audience to the animated Netflix series, the show features the star-studded lineup of John Mulaney, Jordan Peele, Maya Rudolph, Jenny Slate, …
Handmaid's Tale
Few shows are able to impress both critics and audiences like the Hulu Original series The Handmaid’s Tale has. Based on the 1985 Margaret Atwood novel, this critically-praised adaptation won eight of its thirteen nominations at the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, which went to f…
Insecure
It should come as no surprise to fans that both seasons of Issa Rae’s Insecure are 100% Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes. Based on her web series Awkward Black Girl, Insecure took the world by storm in 2016 and received a 2017 Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy. The show focuses on things like online dating, You…
Shark Tank
Who knew you could take something as tedious as investing and venture capitalism and turn it into a hit TV show? Venture capitalists like producer Kevin O’Leary, that’s who! Based on the Japanese show Dragons’ Den, Shark Tank has launched products all across the consumer market, ranging from sponges to clothing to software to food. While millions of people …
The Simpsons
The longest running scripted prime-time show of all time, The Simpsons are still one of the funniest families on TV after 29 seasons of biting social commentary and postmodern family values. Few shows have impacted both pop culture and society like The Simpsons, introducing words into the English dictionary, influencing a slew of adult animated programs, an…