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 in Veteran & Service Support

This award honors a program, project, or initiative that supports military personnel and veterans, their families and their communities. Services can include health research, mental and physical support, inclusion, integration, educational opportunities and more.

Finalists

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Stories From the Road: Human Hug Project
In today's competitive marketplace, 85% of consumers think more favorably of and are more apt to support businesses that stand for a good cause. Understanding a brand's emotional purpose fuels a deeper connection between a consumer and a brand. With more and more people seeking this meaningful connection, Super 8's goal was to create more engagi...
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Good Media Group/CW Valor Campaign
Good Media Group (GMG) is a mission-driven, global media company. We believe in the power of a well-told story to change minds and change the world. Not only have we pioneered social-purpose media, but we have been able to use our ability to tell powerful, empathetic stories, combined with a data-driven approach, to build the largest concentrate...
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Husband and Wife Graduate “Together” 5,000 Miles Apart
Oftentimes, it is difficult for military families to continue their education while also balancing frequent moves, raising a family, and developing their careers, and the White family is no exception. Tyler and Alexandra White originally met in college, but after Tyler enlisted in the U.S. Army, they found it difficult to stay in one place long ...
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Veterans Day CSR
To the average consumer, "Corporate Social Responsibility" (CSR) feels more like corporate jargon than charitable good. But to Delta Air Lines, it represents the important role Delta plays in real communities and the countless lives made better through the organizations they support. With over 30 charitable partners and a long-term focus on mili...

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