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 12th Annual Shorty Awards Best Branded Podcast

This award honors the most creative and effective use of a podcast produced to promote a brand.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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AARP's 'The Perfect Scam' Podcast
AARP’s "The Perfect Scam" podcast profiles America’s biggest scam stories. The series introduces listeners to compelling personal stories from scam victims and their families. Interviews with professional con artists and leading experts pull back the curtain on how scammers operate to educate listeners on how best to protect themselves from fraud.
finalist
Awake at Night
What keeps these humanitarian workers awake at night? That’s the exact question Melissa Fleming asked some of UNHCR’s workers in this podcast that was unveiled at a time when the number of people forced to flee their homes was at a record high. The podcast focuses on the incredible people who have dedicated their lives to helping people who have b…
finalist
Command Line Heroes
Open source software is changing the world—often quietly, behind the scenes. The first command line heroes created Linux, an open operating system that anyone could use and customize for themselves. Now, much of the infrastructure running the internet is developed in the open.  Command Line Heroes is an original podcast from Red Hat. In each ep…
finalist
Earning Curve
Interac is one of Canada’s most recognizable financial brands, playing a vital role in all Canadian transactional businesses, big and small. Recently, entirely new technology platforms and payment systems have bombarded merchants with many more options. Large companies have entire departments dedicated to managing that, but for small business owne…
finalist
audience
NASA Explorers: Apollo
On July 20, 1969, humans set foot on the Moon for the first time. NASA Explorers: Apollo is a commemorative audio series for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. Through the lens of today’s lunar explorers, this five-episode series follows the scientific and cultural legacy of the Apollo program. NASA Explorers: Apollo celebrates the 400…
finalist
Road to Resilience
Every day countless resilience stories play out across the Mount Sinai Health System. Whether it’s a patient in recovery or a researcher working towards a cure, resilience unites our community across eight hospitals, a leading medical school and a vast network of ambulatory practices. Our “Road to Resilience” podcast grew out of a desire to suppor…
finalist
Segment - Fixed That For You (FTFY)
Fixed That For You (FTFY for short) is an original podcast from Segment about solving challenging problems with data and algorithms. It was an ambitious storytelling project and a completely new medium for us (we had never done a podcast before), but we wanted to tell stories about data that anyone could understand and relate to. The podcast is ho…

Nominees