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 3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Video Series

This award honors the most creative and effective use of a video series such as a digital web series or docu-series to bring awareness to and achieve a social good campaign, initiative, or project.

Nominees

#BlandDig (#GetInvolved)
Unfortunately Denmark tops all the lists when it comes to racism in Europe. Especially when it come…
finalist
C0D3RS
As women in the computer science field still face scrutiny and are discouraged by things like the c…
Divided States of Women
Divided States of Women (DSoW), hosted by Liz Plank, is a community that aims to disrupt the idea t…
Downtown Goshen, Inc., First Fridays Video Campaign
Goshen First Fridays, a monthly block party in the heart of downtown Goshen, Indiana, was created i…
Entertainment Weekly's Breaking Big: Yara Shahidi
Entertainment Weekly's ongoing "Breaking Big" video series highlights compelling, up-and-coming tal…
finalist
Getty Unshuttered
Getty Unshuttered is an innovative multi-platform teen arts program offered by the J. Paul Getty Mu…
Great Place to Work Video Series
How did a 169 year old company transform itself into one of the most desirable places to work?For t…
Hickory Dickory Dock & Twinkle Twinkle Little Dick
Smoking cigarettes is bad. Young people know this because they have been told again, again, and aga…
In The Know Conservation by AOL
In The Know Conservation by AOL is a social video brand within Oath, Inc aimed at creating and dist…
In The Know Innovation by AOL
In The Know Innovation by AOL is focused on highlighting the foremost in innovative technologies an…
Jack Daniel's Environmental Sustainability Video Series
To tell the Jack Daniel's Sustainability Story to the millions of consumers who enjoy our brand.
Meet the Social Innovators of Asia’s Future
With the digital revolution, banking is being fundamentally redefined. At 50, DBS, like banking, is…
Mental Health is Health
Four out of five Canadians do not believe that mental health is as important as physical health, de…
No Hard Feelings
The good news: The teen smoking rate is down to 6%. But the bad news: Millions of teens still smoke…
finalist
PwC + HuffPo Video Series
The business world is changing...for good. PwC's Purpose + Profit Huffington Post video series hig…
Red Table Talk
finalist
RestaurantHER
Women represent only 19% of chefs, and 7% of head chefs, across the culinary world. Beyond that, wo…
SheIS x USTA Embrace All
In 1973, the US Open became the first of the Grand Slams to offer women equal prize money with thei…
The Art of Elysium
The Art of Elysium is an artist organization built on the idea that through service, art becomes a …
The Case Foundation Be Fearless Watch Show
Be Fearless is on a mission to highlight individuals who bring to life what it means to "Be Fearles…
winner
The Dodo's "Comeback Kids: Animal Edition"
The Dodo is the #1 digital media brand in the world for animal people, owning the animal category a…
US Open Art Courts x Chase
5 cities. 5 artists. 5 NJTLs. 50 years.From Arthur Ashe to Venus and Serena Williams, public courts…
YouTube Creators for Change
YouTube is a platform that empowers anyone to have a voice and see the world. As a result, we hear …
finalist
“My Y Story.” Video Content Series
The goal of the "My Y Story." video content series was to raise awareness for the Y's mission to st…