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.

Best Influencer & Celebrity Facebook Campaign

This award honors the best integration of an influencer, celebrity or ambassador as part of a social media or digital marketing campaign optimized for Facebook.

See previous winners and honorees here.
#Act4Impact Benefit Hosted by Queen Latifah
In 2020, COVID-19 exposed a deep gap in resources and healthcare access within underserved Black and Latino communities, which have been hit hardest by the virus, resulting in substantially higher infection and death rates. Through this first-of-its kind event, our number one goal was to raise funds for the Lung Association’s COVID-19 Action Initiative to p…
9 Months with Courteney Cox
This groundbreaking FacebookWatch documentary series follows 15 diverse couples and singles throughout the dramatic, exciting and above all, emotional 9 months of pregnancy.
MTV EMA 2020
The MTV EMA is the premiere award show for global music – engaging fans from around the world, across genres and cultures. A key component of that mission are the Best Regional Act awards, where fans from 29 different regions vote for their favorite local artist to be recognized on the world stage. This year, the MTV EMA digital team amped up that missio…
MTV's Drag My Dad
In partnership with Facebook, our main objective was to create a show hosted by the fabulous Bob the Drag Queen (winner of Ru Paul’s Drag Race Season 8) that could bring families together. Drag My Dad manages to do just that by taking a typical macho, goofy dad and transforming him into the ultimate drag fantasy. The series aims to make viewers laugh, cry, …
gOD-Talk 2.0: Digital #BlackFaith
Since 2018, the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) Center for the Study of African American Religious Life in association with the Pew Research Center has sought out to explore the dynamic ways that Black millennials are choosing to engage in organized religion through our web-based series, “gOD-Talk.”…

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, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, Snapchat, and the rest of the social web.

shorty awards finalists will be announced in mid-march!