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 NEW!

From the 1st Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Real Time Response

This category honors a brand, agency, news outlet or personality that orchestrated a relevant and impressive response to an event, cultural phenomenon, or other brand in real-time.

Nominees

#LoveHasNoLabels #Orlando
On June 12, 2016, a single gunman carried out the deadliest attack on the LGBT community in Ame…
#PinkOut to #StandwithPP
#PinkOut Day on September 29, 2015, was held to demonstrate the breadth and depth of Planned Par…
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#ShootATweet
How do we make the daily toll of gun violence something Congress can't ignore?The media does a grea…
#TheReal10
The new 10 ten dollar bill was intended to celebrate women's equality in the United States. The pro…
(((Echoes)))
As one of the nation's premier civil rights organizations, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) fights …
Adopt a Life Partner
The Ashley Madison leak grabbed headline as people collectively laughed about cheaters "getting w…
Around the World in 200 Milliseconds
The Federation for Internet Alerts (FIA) is helping save lives, quickly. FIA uses ad technology and…
Dove: Dear Media
“Hot blonde.” “Huge nipples.” “Her ass is quality.” Somehow it’s become acceptable for the media t…
George Takei fights HB2 with "You Can Pee Next To Me"
In March 2016, North Carolina's governor signed the controversial House Bill 2 (HB2). Among othe…
RAPP “ACTS OF KINDNESS” HOLIDAY CARD
RAPP decided to raise the bar on what an agency holiday card could be, and tapped into a key pillar…
The Future of Hate — Stop HB757
In February 2016, Georgia legislators passed HB 757, a bill that legalized discrimination against t…