11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The regular entry deadline is February 7th, 2019.

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Best use of Storytelling

Branded storytelling is the use of authentic & meaningful content that connects with your audience and compels them to share it. This award honors the most creative and effective use of branded storytelling on social or digital by a brand, agency, or organization.

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City of Toronto - Heart of Resilience
100 Resilient Cities is a program pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation to help cities around the world become more resilient to the physical, social and economic challenges that face the world today.Toronto is one of the fastest growing and most diverse cities in the world. But like other global cities, Toronto's success is paired with significant chal...
Green Bay Packers: 100 Seasons
Ten decades have passed since the Green Bay Packers were first organized at a meeting in downtown Green Bay. Since that August day in 1919, the team's enduring success has become one of the greatest stories in sports history.Over the course of 100 years, the franchise has given fans plenty to celebrate, with 13 world championships, 25 Pro Football Hall of...
The Well by Northwell - Revmade
The Well is a manifestation of Northwell Health's mission to make a difference as an honest, trusted and caring partner. We're connecting with consumers to provide them with personalized, authentic content (think: no stock answers, less stock images and more original photography, no clinical jargon and no sugar-coating) that reduces their stress, makes th...
UNKNOWN 9
Reflector Entertainment's mission is to create Storyworlds: transmedia universes built from the ground up, releasing new and exciting narratives along a consistent schedule and across a wide variety of platforms. The first of these Storyworlds, Unknown 9, launched in early October at the McKittrick Hotel and New York Comic Con.Unknown 9 is an occult consp...
evian + VICE: This is evian
evianĀ®, the number one global premium water brand*, first came to the U.S. more than 40 years ago. Over time, the brand became famous for its iconic advertising, and unique source in the French Alps. While evian is proud of its 200-year-old heritage, in 2018, the brand set an objective to shift consumer perception of evian with new brand storytelling brin...

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The Regular Entry Deadline is February 7th, 2019