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 14th Annual Shorty Awards Online Event/Activation

This award honors the most effective and creative event or activation produced by a brand, agency or organization for an online audience. Innovative use of filters, visual effects, live streaming, and interactive elements are all eligible.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

32nd Annual GLAAD Media Awards
Each year, GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media …
finalist
bronze honor
9/12: The untold story of reconnecting New York
On September 11th,  2001, the world changed forever.  In the aftermath, New York was left devastate…
Adult Swim Festival -- Livestreaming Globalpalooza
If November 2020 Adult Swim Festival dipped a virtual toe into Adult Swim’s global possibilities, y…
Candy Crush Saga All Star Tournament
Crowning the top Candy Crush Player in the United States, called for a production that pulled out a…
finalist
bronze honor
Chipotle Mexican Grill x Roblox Boorito
Every Halloween, Chipotle fans look forward to the brand’s annual Boorito promotion, which it’s bee…
Dixie and Charli D'Amelio x Social Tourist TikTok Fashion Show
Social Tourist, the new trend-forward apparel brand from global teen retail brand, Hollister Co., a…
F9: The Fast Saga Trivia Nights
1. To engage with, activate, and excite the existing Fast Saga fans on social media. Leading up to …
finalist
bronze honor
GREY GOOSE Presents: IN BLOOM, by SZA
In February 2021, Grey Goose launched Grey Goose Essences, a line of low-ABV vodkas infused with re…
Google Cloud Next
  Google Cloud Next  (October 11-14) is the flagship event of Google Cloud. It’s where the cloud…
H-E-B Virtual Cooking Classes
To say that we’ve seen massive transformation in the past couple of years as a society may be the u…
In The Know Bowl 2021
In The Know launched the inaugural In The Know Bowl last year, with a live Call of Duty gaming even…
MRN Agency Virtual Events
COVID 19 and unequivocally reset our entire way of life. The way people connect, create, and consum…
MTV's Wild N Out Interactive Special
For the past few years, Wild ‘N Out has been a driving force when it comes to MTV Entertainment Gro…
winner
Make-A-Wish | Magic Delivered Amidst a Pandemic
Due to the pandemic, Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic decided to turn to a 100% virtual approach for its an…
finalist
Michelob ULTRA x Tinker Hatfield – “Not for Sale” Championship Bottle
As the NBA’s newest sponsor, Michelob ULTRA needed to cement its place among basketball fans and NB…
finalist
Museum of Annoying Experiences
Customer service is everywhere. And when it’s bad, it sucks for all of us – because we’re all custo…
Oscars Virtual Watch Party | Powered by Facebook Messenger Rooms
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited their global social audience to the very fi…
Skittles + RuPaul's Drag Race Pride 2021
In 2021, as an ally for the LGBTQ+ community, Skittles announced that it would continue to remove i…
SoundCloud Player One
SoundCloud is a next-generation music entertainment company, powered by a community of artists and …
finalist
silver honor
Swipe Night: Killer Weekend
Tinder’s Swipe Night is a groundbreaking and highly-acclaimed interactive entertainment platform de…
finalist
bronze honor
The Met Unframed
Due to COVID-19, The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City had to close its doors to the publ…
The Sims Sessions
The Electronic Arts Music team sought to create the first ever in-game music festival for The Sims …
Twitch and Prime Video: Fairfax Interactive Stream
Fairfax, Prime Video’s latest animated adult comedy, premiered on October 29, 2021.  The Amazon …
audience honor
Zack Snyder’s Justice League Red Carpet Premiere Livestream
For DC fanatics, March 18th, 2021, was a highly anticipated and momentous day – as it was the offic…