THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Live Events

This award honors the best use of social media to elevate events including concerts, conferences, marches, rallies and meetups.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
gold honor
2018 MTV EMA
MTV International's MTV EMA is one of the biggest global music events of the year that celebrates t…
winner
2018 MTV Video Music Awards
The MTV Video Music Awards are a pop cultural phenomenon where everything might happen!Goals:Engage…
ComplexCon
Created to bring "the Internet to real life," ComplexCon mixes concert performances, retail pop-up…
E! People's Choice Awards
The E! People's Choice Awards are celebrating all forms of entertainment, chosen solely by the fans…
ESSENCE Festival
The 2018 ESSENCE Festival Social Team set out to amplify the global impact of the world's largest a…
High School Camp
Our goal for High School Camp (07/09/18-07/12/18) was the amplify the event and the student's engag…
finalist
PUBG Mobile Star Challenge Global Finals
In November 2018, Tencent Games hosted the largest global mobile esports tournament for their popul…
finalist
audience honor
The 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards
The iHeartRadio social team set out to innovative the strategy for the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Award…
finalist
The 2018 iHeartRadio Music Festival
For the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, the iHeartRadio social team wanted to explor…
VH1 AND SAMSUNG 837 PRESENT RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE FINALE
This year, Samsung challenged VH1 to create a program to promote brand awareness among affluent, ur…
finalist
gold honor
Wake Up Call Live Streams
Marriott International's award-winning loyalty programs–SPG and Marriott Rewards–span 29 unique and…