Enter the 14th Annual Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. See categories below. The regular entry deadline is on February 10th, 2022.

From the 2021 Impact Awards Civic Engagement

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Coach the Vote Campaign
2020 started off with mild concern for our nation's well-being that quickly turned into a full-fledged pandemic. Even in the midst of this reality, the majority of us found it opportune to host happy hours, integrated day drinking and naps, and become consumed with viral videos. That is, until George Floyd's murder. The rage and heartbreak, couple…
Factory 360 Inc.
 We live in one of the most divisive times in America’s history. The rhetoric across the country is one of us-vs-them, rarely crossing over into mutually agreeable grounds. This is most apparent for one of society’s most present issues: Immigration. It has been a leading discussion point, and sometimes a platform for presidential campaigns, as wel…
OWN Your Vote
NowThis has a singular mission: to make news engaging and relevant for young adults by humanizing our complicated world. As the #1 news outlet on social media, with reporting that reaches 70% of Americans in their 20s every month, NowThis’ video-first, social media-native approach allows the outlet to meet young audiences where they are with diges…
OWN Your Vote Social Campaign
In 2020 Americans faced unprecedented obstacles to voting in federal, state, and local elections. OWN YOUR VOTE was committed to a bipartisan, pro-social campaign of actions and events for and with Black women, connecting them to urgent political actions, giving their concerns a powerful microphone, and placing a spotlight on key community issues …