11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The early entry deadline is November 29th, 2018.

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Mobile Campaign

This award honors social good campaigns optimized for a mobile experience. Work may include, but is not limited to, in-stream and vertical video, augmented reality, branded mobile apps, and games.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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Ad Council's Buzzed Driving Prevention: Know Your Warning Signs
Our objective was to create a new public service communications campaign that aims to prevent Millennials from driving "buzzed" / alcohol-impaired. We were tasked with creating a fresh, new approach that resonates with the target (Men 21-34) and drives awareness of the warning signs of being buzzed. With any impaired driving prevention effort, w...
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Airbus IFLYA380 app
The iflyA380 app allows the user to discover, book and explore their journey in an immersive way. It is more than an app, and instead becomes a companion for your journey aboard a pioneering aircraft the A380.Using virtual, and augmented reality combined with service design thinking, the iflyA380 app is poised to enhance an already amazing A380 ...
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Beautycounter Uses Digital Advocacy To Drive Women to Vote
Beautycounter has built a brand synonymous with advocacy. For years Beautycounter has advocated for stricter guidelines and regulatory laws to shift the personal care industry away from harmful and questionable ingredients. While their advocacy efforts in the past have been focused in the personal care industry, Beautycounter also believes in th...
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HARMAN and the 1,000 Dreams Fund Expand Partnership to Inspire Future Female Leaders in STEAM
Studies show that nearly three-quarters of young girls express an interest in STEM fields and computer science, yet by the time they enter college, 58% of women believe careers in these fields are "not for them." With skilled technology jobs among the fastest-growing professional occupations in the U.S., much of the potential talent pool is unta...
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Spotlight on Hunger
MGM Resorts is dedicated to increasing its profile and reputation as a global leader in corporate social responsibility and even more specifically, around the issue of food insecurity. The primary goal of the campaign was to educate and inspire consumers by exposing them to the work MGM Resorts does in its communities as well as by articulating ...

Nominees

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The Early Entry Deadline is November 29, 2018