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 Multicultural Community Engagement

This award honors a brand organization or institution that use social media to effectively engage and collaborate with historically and presently marginalized racial and ethnic communities.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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Black Girl Beauty
Black Girl Beauty is a YouTube-first series produced by VH1, hosted by on-air personality Gia Peppers, and featuring a panel of celebrity and social media influencer guests discussing their experiences navigating current beauty standards for women of color. The goal of this six-episode series is, in short, to shed light on issues in the beauty ind…
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BuzzFeed's Cocoa Butter
In today’s political and social climate, elevating black voices and spotlighting black culture is more important than ever. From Twitter and Tik Tok to Instagram and  black culture continues to drive conversation around pop culture -- Cocoa Butter aims to create a safe space to have discussions around the issues affecting black communities, acknow…
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Family Style - A Seat at the Table
While there are cooking and travel shows with Asians, there's never been quite a show like Family Style, from Stage 13 and the creative minds of Justin Lin's production company YOMYOMF, which focuses on Asian food and pop culture stateside and beyond, featuring Asian talent in front and behind the camera. Family Style isn't hosted by celebrity che…
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audience
Molly of Denali
The purpose of the Molly of Denali social media campaign is to create an online community for fans of the series and to give Alaska Native culture another avenue to be celebrated. Our social media channels are meant to help amplify some of the educational values of the show and to make sure fans can find complimentary materials like apps, games, a…
finalist
Verizon Gives You MAS
The telecommunications industry has become an immensely competitive market, with top companies fighting for market share wherever and however they can. Using strategic research, Verizon identified Hispanic millennials as a significant growth opportunity for the business, but they had one large obstacle to overcome: The Hispanic community did not s…

Nominees

First Ever In-Language and In-Culture Pharma Social Initiative
Eli Lilly and Company’s purpose is to unite caring with discovery to create medicines that make life better for people around the world. That's why the U.S. multicultural marketing team, in partnership with the consumer social media team and brand team, along with cross-functional partners, sought to make Lilly the very first pharmaceutical company to creat…
Google Pixel 4: Rebel for Reggaeton
To make the Pixel 4 famous, we celebrated its first-to-market feature, Motion Sense, which enables users to change or restart a song by making a swiping motion above the phone. With the Pixel 4, we knew we had something truly special in our hands. Our analysis found that a segment of Latin X consumers were a mobile-first audience, with 43% “planning a sm…
La Próxima Generación
Continuing the LA Tourism Board's inclusive message of "Everyone is Welcome," we enlisted Bricia Lopez, co-owner of the James Beard Award winning Oaxacan restaurant, Guelaguetza, to help tell the generational story of LA's diverse culinary scene. As the host of "La Próxima Generación," Bricia interviewed three of her fellow next generation restaurateurs: Gi…
gOD-Talk: A Black Millennials and Faith Conversation Series Chicago Edition
According to the 2015 Religious Landscape Survey by the Pew Research Center, American millennials—persons born between the years 1981 and 1996—are less religious than older Americans.[1] While millennials are less likely to ascribe to traditional forms of religious observance, the study maintains that they remain religious nonetheless. With the rise of the …