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

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Non-Profit

This award honors the most effective and creative use of social media by non-profit. For non-profit pricing, please email [email protected]

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

"Break the Cycle"
Our advertising agency created an integrated campaign to raise awareness and drive traffic to the n…
#BlanketChange
More than 700 moms die each year due to pregnancy-related complications, a number that has doubled …
#ChildrensHospitalsWeek Live-athon
For more than 20 years we've held a celebratory convention in Orlando, Fla. During this convention,…
finalist
#PowerlessQueen
Chess originated in India in the 6th Century. In the game of chess, the queen is the most powerful …
#StopKavanaugh
We wanted to educate and inform our LGBTQIA+ community and everyone living with HIV about the ways …
winner
#TheFutureIsVoting
As a society, we celebrate firsts - kiss, love, car.But, voting isn't one of them. If it was, then …
Boy Scouts of America: Cub Scouts Tap Social to Welcome Girls
In the fall of 2017, BSA made a landmark decision when it announced it would welcome girls to jo…
Care Is...
In the same way that no two people living with Parkinson's disease experience the same symptoms, re…
Children’s Health Sends Support Video to WWE’s Roman Reigns After Leukemia Diagnosis
In September 2018, professional WWE wrestler Roman Reigns made a heartwarming visit to Children's H…
Close Before You Doze: Spreading the Word that Stops the Spread of Fire
Allison+Partners was brought on board by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI) for th…
finalist
gold honor
FIRST DAY FEARS
No child should be afraid to go to school. Yet for many students around the world, school is a terr…
finalist
audience honor
From Homeless to Hopeful
Some nonprofit videos rely on doom and gloom messaging that can portray clients as victims who are …
finalist
Girl Scouts of the USA: All Girl Scout PSA
When Girl Scouts approached Socialfly to produce its next PSA, we jumped at the opportunity. We sta…
Goutful - American Kidney Fund
The American Kidney Fund's (AKF) Goutful campaign debunks popular misconceptions about gout and sup…
Heifer International East Africa Dairy Development Project
To increase awareness about Heifer International and the East Africa Dairy Development Project
Personal Stories of Discovery
ACS Publications is the scholarly publishing division of the nonprofit American Chemical Society. …
Planned Parenthood’s Educational Video Series for Parents
We believe that young people deserve to have the information, resources, and skills they need to pr…
Protect Our Schools From Gun Violence
Some call this the gun violence generation. Many of today's youth have grown up in the shadow of ma…
finalist
gold honor
Real Voices Make a Real Difference
In 2014, the Ice Bucket Challenge became one of the most successful social impact programs in hi…
The Brunswick Four
Egale launched the#HearOurStory project in order to bring to light the complex issues and impassion…