THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

Special Project

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From the 13th Annual Shorty Awards Best LGBTQ Community Engagement

This award honors brands, organizations and institutions that use social media to effectively engage and collaborate with members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans* and queer communities.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

#VoteNaked
After four years of White House attacks on the LGBTQ+ community, Equality Illinois and Hauswirth/Co…
GLAAD's 100 Days of Action
GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy or…
finalist
Global Pride Crossing
The Parade Must Go On(line) Pride Month (June) – a celebration of equality, dignity and acceptan…
Honda Pride Parade Zoetrope
We wanted to create a unique way for Honda to celebrate global Pride day in a year when gathering t…
Hulu PrideFest
With Pride Celebrations cancelled country-wide, Hulu wanted PrideFest to bring together the LGBTQ+ …
finalist
Human By Orientation Pride Site
Four months into 2020, over 400 Pride celebrations worldwide had been canceled. This not only strip…
In The Know Changemakers: Pride
We wanted to continue to improve the lives of our Gen Z audience by amplifying unheard voices. We m…
finalist
Kay #EveryKiss
In recent history, the LGBTQ+ community has made major strides in their fight for equality. But eve…
LOGO's The 2020 Logo30
Resilience, innovation, persistence, and the transformative spirit of rebellion are at the heart of…
winner
Now that you see me
What’s in a name? For some transgender and non-binary people, everything. According to the National…
OUTLOUD: Raising Voices
OUTLOUD: Raising Voices began as a live event concept to give a platform to up-and-coming LGBTQ+ mu…
Progress Is Pride Campaign
Pride marks the anniversary of a rebellion that continues to fuel the movement for the rights of pe…
finalist
audience honor
Proud Parent
Oreo is a long-time leader in the cookie category. It’s a brand that is an integral part of America…
TikTok #MyPride Realness Livestream
TikTok came to ViacomCBS to help celebrate their weeklong #MyPride programming stunt to celebrate P…
Transhood TRANSlation
Celebrate the release of the HBO Original Documentary Transhood with an activation that highlights …
VH1's Out of the Closet (Season 3)
With the third season of RuPaul’s Drag Race’s Out of the Closet, the objective was to build on the …
Zales #PrideTogether
Zales, know for bold jewelry and self expression was looking for a way to tap into culture that was…
finalist
bubly Sparkling Water & Ru Paul's Drag Race 2020 Partnership
Since its launch in 2018, bubly has championed love and inclusivity for the LGBTQ+ community. Build…