13th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

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

From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Pharma & Healthcare

Companies specializing in healthcare, pharmaceutical, life sciences and medicine are eligible for this award. Objectives may include delivering product information to target audiences or building support for a healthcare-related cause.


Buscofem is a leading brand of menstrual cramps drug in Brazil. Despite their leadership on the market, we were challenged with further increasing brand awareness and sales numbers, while also turning Buscofem into an important player in the digital environment, converting new users and engaging customers to increase loyalty.
Bübl Fashion
There are two million Canadians who suffer from osteoporosis, but most people have no idea that they're at risk of having bones that are thin and porous. Those who suffer from osteoporosis are at increased risk of bone fracture, including hip fracture, which can lead to death. Our main objectives were to make Canadians more knowledgeable about ost…
Feel More Like You
Glass Entertainment Group partnered with Upworthy and Walgreens to bring attention to Walgreen’s “Feel More Like You” campaign. The program provides beauty and pharmacy support for people suffering with cancer. The side effects of cancer treatments impact not only how an individual feels on the inside, but also how they see themselves in the mirro…
Mucinex Nightshift #TooSickToBeSick
As the #1 doctor recommended OTC brand for daytime multi-symptom relief,* Mucinex was excited to introduce the latest in nighttime cold and flu relief with the launch of new Mucinex Nightshift Cold & Flu: a powerful new solution for nighttime cold & flu sufferers everywhere, empowering them to fight their worst symptoms, sleep great, and wake up h…
NYC Care, UNLOCK Health Care Access with Dignity and Respect
NYC Care is a new health care access program by NYC Health and Hospitals that offer services at little or no cost to New Yorkers unable to afford or ineligible for health insurance. NYC Care is part of NYC's “Guaranteed Care” plan, the largest municipal initiative in the nation to ensure health care for every person in ou city regardless of immigr…
As America’s #1 antacid, TUMS is well-known for its history of heartburn relief. But now, the product that consumers know and love not only relieves heartburn, but also provides a new cooling sensation. To drive consideration and purchase intent of the new TUMS Chewy Bites with Cooling Sensation, TUMS sought to appeal to millennials. From a busine…


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