THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

Special Project

Special Project

From the 1st Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best On a Shoestring Campaign

This award honors the most creative and effective social good campaign or initiative receiving little to no funds. Please make sure to include total budget as part of your entry.

Nominees

"Seeding Opportunity"
The Clinton Foundation is currently working with nearly 115,000 smallholder farmers in places like …
#JustATampon
The stigma and embarrassment attached to women's periods causes big problems worldwide – for exampl…
#LoveHasNoLabels #Orlando
On June 12, 2016, a single gunman carried out the deadliest attack on the LGBT community in Ame…
#ShootATweet
How do we make the daily toll of gun violence something Congress can't ignore?The media does a grea…
#TreatItForward Tuesday
We're passionate about making a positive difference for animals in need. In this campaign, we focus…
$24 for Science
To create awareness about Institute for Systems Biology's Project Feed 1010, a two-pronged effort t…
Charity Miles Pokémon Go Challenge; Pokémon with Purpose
How can we create a purpose layer for the Pokemon Go phenomenon?The first weekend Pokemon Go was re…
finalist
Finding New Feet
To collect pre-loved children's shoes and find them new feet.
Inaugural Care Bears #ShareYourCare Day
For more than three decades, the Care Bears brand has focused on sharing and caring; love and frien…
Moving Mountains to Draw Attention to Sacred Navajo Land
In northern Arizona, the majestic San Francisco Peaks are among the most sacred of all places to th…
finalist
Street Fare
Connecting People Walking on the Street With Those Living on It: Our overall goal was to jolt peopl…
Take Down Gun Violence
On average, there are more than one mass shooting a day in the United States. With arguments raging…
The Caring Economy
While the Salvation Army is most commonly known for its iconic red kettles on street sides during t…
winner
Venmo Micro Hack
WATERisLIFE is a charity that works to provide clean water and sanitation to vulnerable communities…
finalist
What Do We Have to Do To Get Paid Family Leave?
The goal was to finally get a conversation started online about Paid Family Leave. Historically thi…