THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

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.
Caught Shopping on Amazon
Our creative endeavor centered on crafting an irresistibly entertaining ad for the new PAW Patrol: …
Invisible Flags
Fifty cities across the United States have banned pride flags, making the community invisible. INNO…
Marriott International’s “The Ballroom is Open” Pride Season Campaign
Marriott International is committed to advocating for LGBTQ+ equality, welcoming all, and supportin…
Max Presents: The Art of Drag
Max and its LGBTQ+ community platform Human By Orientation set out to activate in Miami during Art …
Max Pride 2023
At the end of May 2023, the new Max streaming platform launched in the United States. The service u…
Max: Human By Orientation on Instagram
In 2023, Max’s LGBTQ+ social media and community platform Human By Orientation set out to superchar…
McDonald’s Pride Campaign: “Real and Out Loud”
This year, we supported McDonald’s franchisees and corporate partners in four markets, representing…
Not Just For Show
According to Nielsen Canada, less than 25% of the 2SLGBTQ+ community feels represented in TV and st…
Pride Is Love
The "Pride is Love" series stands out as a beacon of inclusivity, authenticity, and support within …
Proud of Us Series
Illuminate the stories and voices of the LGBTQ+ community during Pride Month, transcending the typi…
RuPaul's Drag Race Social
As the #1 Most Social Cable Prime Reality Show, RuPaul's Drag Race social has become a hub for the …
Transgender Awareness Week - Allies A.S.K
Transgender Awareness Week, observed November 13 to November 19, is a one-week celebration leading …
Unwrapped
Every year, Grindr compiles anonymous aggregated data from our global user base and surveys our com…
göt2b You: Celebrating Bold Self-Expression in the LGBTQIA+ Community
The core objective of göt2b is to facilitate unapologetic self-expression, particularly within the …
‘Be You With Us’ - Bringing SkyMiles Members to Pride
Over the past two years, Delta has cultivated a brand-owned Facebook Group of 48K SkyMiles Members …