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 2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Business-NGO Partnership

This award honors an outstanding partnership between a business and non-government organization to achieve a social good goal with measurable results.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
gold honor
#MoreThanARefugee
65 million people have been displaced from their homes but the predominant media narrative presents…
ALEX AND ANI + Living Water International: Making An Impact on the Global Water Crisis
Meaning and purpose has always been at the heart of ALEX AND ANI. Since 2008, creating eco-consciou…
Business-NGO Partnership: CSIS Commission on Countering Violent Extremism
To engage U.S. private sector technology companies to help fight violent extremism online.
finalist
Caregiving
Stand Up To Cancer is like no other cancer research organization. It's a groundbreaking initiative …
Charity Miles: Penguin #ProjectReadathon with Save the Children
Make it simple for people to donate books to children in need—just by walking, running and biking!W…
Dell Ocean Plastics Campaign
Every year an estimated 8 million tons of plastic enter the ocean, threatening ocean ecosystems and…
Good360 and UPS Transform Lives and Build More Resilient Communities
After a major disaster, the generous (but often uninformed) outpouring of giving can result in a de…
winner
Pampers and the March of Dimes Welcome Home 12,500 NICU Babies
For nearly 80 years, the March of Dimes has worked to ensure that every baby has a fighting chance …
Pequeños y Valiosos (Young & Invincible)
Too Small to Fail, a joint initiative of the Clinton Foundation and Opportunity Institute, is an aw…
finalist
Searching for Syria
Six years into the Syrian war, the scale of the crisis is still hard to fathom, while the experienc…
finalist
silver honor
The North Face and Paradox Sports - Making Climbing Accessible to People with Disabilities
Indoor climbing has exploded in popularity in recent years. Yet, many climbing gyms in the U.S. are…
finalist
VOTE.org + Hustle: Voter Registration GOTV peer-to-peer texting
Voter turnout in the 2016 presidential election hit a 20-year low. The United States is the second …