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Special Project

Special Project

From the 15th Annual Shorty Awards Live Event Coverage

This category honors the most creative and effective incorporation of live video coverage to elevate events including concerts, conferences, marches, rallies and meetups.

See previous winners and honorees here.


gold honor
2022 MTV EMA
The MTV EMA is the premiere award show for global music – engaging fans from across the world, acro…
2022 MTV Video Music Awards
The MTV VMAs are the biggest party of the year – filled with unpredictable moments and show stoppin…
2023 UA Next All-America Game
Under Armour Football aimed to highlight the top football players in country and their experiences …
Automation Fair 2022 Social Media Coverage
As our 2022 Chicago Automation Fair was approaching the high importance of driving excitement and a…
MSNBC midterm election 2022, TikTok
For the first "TikTok election" the MSNBC social team aimed to share breaking news and provide in-d…
RuPaul's Drag Race Season 14 Finale Red Carpet With Trevor Project
RuPaul’s Drag Race and Paramount have a longstanding partnership with The Trevor Project. We used t…
Runway Runway
After the pandemic lockdowns, small businesses were suffering–and that had particular significance …
Top Gun: Maverick x MTV Global Live Stream
Thirty-six years after Top Gun left an indelible mark on pop culture, we knew we had to go big for …
W Hotels x Cercle
W Hotels’ authentic passion for music has always set us apart from other brands in the luxury trave…
audience honor
World Championships Video Coverage - USA Gymnastics
Gold Medals aren’t just won at the Olympics. For gymnasts, each competition presents an opportunity…
World Cup NOW
FOX Sports, the leader in live sports and official FIFA World Cup English-language broadcast rights…
Yungblud Livestream with Amazon Music & Twitch // MALKA Media
MALKA Media live streamed a 1 night, 3 venue Yungblud performance at three Sunset Strip venues via …