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 Influencer & Celebrity Partnership

This award honors an outstanding partnership between an influencer, athlete, or celebrity and a brand to achieve a social good goal with measurable results.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

#DiabetesDanceDare
Entertain Impact worked with the American Diabetes Association as a strategic partner to create a s…
#MyYoungerSelf
Every day in May, throughout National Mental Health Awareness Month, the Child Mind Institute share…
#RizeUpUK
In 2010 only 43% of voters aged 18-24 decided to cast a vote in the General Election, 2015 the numb…
#weneedmore
In order to compete for the jobs of the future, it's essential for every kid to have access to t…
(SHOPATHON)RED
In honor of World AIDS Day, December 1, 2016 – the year of (RED)'s 10th anniversary – (RED) held th…
finalist
Ask For A Raise
Women do just as much in the workplace, but still make less than men on average. Overall, women mak…
finalist
Brutal Cut
Three million girls in Africa aged 4-12 are at risk of female genital mutilation (FGM) each year.Th…
CW Good
The objective of CW Good is to highlight the purpose-driven work and causes that stars and fans of …
Care2 and George Takei Stand with Muslims
When actor and activist George Takei was just 5 years old, his family was forced into a Japanese in…
Celebrate your flavors
To celebrate Pride month and support the LGBTQ community.
Ending Parenting Stigmas with Laura Perlongo and Nev Schulman
ATTN: is an issues-driven media company. Every day ATTN: produces videos, articles, and commentary …
Get Schooled with DJ Khaled
In 2016, we continued Viacom's ongoing partnership with Get Schooled, an organization that inspires…
Glad to Give
Would you give the shirt off your back or the food off your plate to help another? Glad believes…
winner
Idris Elba's Omaze Valentine's Campaign for W.E. Can Lead
In January 2017, Omaze teamed up with Idris Elba and W.E. Can Lead to offer fans a chance to win th…
Imagine Dragons & Tyler Robinson Foundation
The mission of The Tyler Robinson Foundation is to strengthen families financially and emotionally …
finalist
Meals on Wheels
Currently 1 in 6 seniors – more than 10 million - across America struggle with hunger, and even mor…
National Geographic + Microsoft: #MakeWhatsNext
National Geographic partnered with Microsoft to activate their "Make What's Next" initiative, which…
Project Literacy presents The Mighty Pencil Machine
Project Literacy is a movement of 100+ diverse partners (corporations, charities, social enterprise…
The Modist Social Media Launch campaign
The campaign objective was to launch The Modist.com globally and to touch a global fashion audience…
finalist
gold honor
Usher - State Farm Neighborhood Sessions
State Farm Neighborhood Sessions celebrates great artists who inspire us to give back to our neighb…
finalist
We Are America
Love Has No Labels was created with the mission to combat bias with love. Our campaigns aredesigned…
World of Hyatt Celebrates a World of Understanding
The travel industry is in the midst of major disruption, and travelers are expecting more from bran…
YouTube #VoteIRL
The YouTube community is famous for organizing movements, commenting, liking, and disliking. Yet, d…