THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

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From the 13th Annual Shorty Awards Public Service Announcement

This award honors the most creative and effective public service announcement run across any social media or digital platform by a brand, agency, or organization.

Nominees

"Vote Because __________ Depends On It”
In 2020 the United States faced an historic election and we knew that no ordinary get-out-the-vote …
#StayTheFFHome - Do's and Don'ts
Cases of COVID-19 are on the rise.  Despite warnings about COVID-19, young adults were viewing them…
AMC Networks Black History Month PSA Campaign
Since 2014, AMC Networks has raised awareness around the historical importance and modern-day signi…
CARE International Women’s Day #WomenEqual PSA
Founded in 1945 with the creation of the CARE Package®, CARE is a leading humanitarian organization…
CDC Rx Awareness Campaign
Overdoses from opioids are on the rise and killing Americans of all races and ages. Every day, more…
Count Every Vote Project
The Voting Rights Lab was primed to identify and respond to threats to election integrity in advanc…
Cover Up Queen
  The California Endowment has a strong community presence and a diverse audience that relies on…
FDA "My Vaping Mistake"
AwesomenessTV and The Real Cost present “My Vaping Mistake,” giving real teens the chance to speak …
finalist
silver honor
KS COVID Initiative, "Old-Schooled" Campaign
COVID-19 rates across the country exploded last fall and the State of Kansas needed to deliver a cr…
Mask Up
Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) is an independent and mission-driven education, research and cli…
winner
audience honor
Mat Kar Forward
  BACKGROUND   Digital footprints have real world consequences Communicating in the dig…
finalist
bronze honor
NO MORE Foundation's "Listening from Home" Campaign
Suddenly the world went into lockdown due to COVID-19. Home was supposed to be a safe place, but fo…
finalist
bronze honor
No Extra Life
Brady and Ad Council, launched the End Family Fire program in 2018 to save lives through education …
finalist
gold honor
Stay Home, Save Lives
At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, Chicagoans were not taking the stay-at-home orders seriousl…
Tata Motors Safety First Ludo
Social distancing norms were difficult for people to follow even after repeated efforts by the auth…
The Power of Us
The Ad Council sought to reach Black Americans, which have been disproportionately affected by COVI…
VH1's RuPaul's Drag Race "Say Love" PSA
The “Say Love” PSA targeted the hyper-passionate online followers of the various RuPaul’s Drag Race…
finalist
gold honor
Your Brand Here
Special Olympics New York has provided inclusive opportunities for people with intellectual disabil…