12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories


The early deadline is on December 5th, 2019!

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 4th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Consumer Brand

This award honors efforts of a consumer-facing brand to make the world a better place. Objectives may include drawing attention to sustainable business practices, raising awareness or funds for a cause, and promoting volunteer programs both internally and externally.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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Love A Tree Day
For the Black Forest® brand, the forest is a huge part of who we are. It’s in our name and at the root of our commitment to organic ingredients. But in a time when record-setting wildfires are threatening forest ecosystems around the world, we knew we had to step up to ensure that our forests will be here for future generations to enjoy.  So ...
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Changing the Game
The video game industry has long ignored players with limited mobility. As a result, gamers with limited mobility would either hack together hodgepodge tools and homemade controllers or had to spend a lot of money on a custom controller just to be able to play. For most, gaming was impossible. As the brand committed to empowering everyone to ach...
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My Life My Rules
India is a melting pot of cultures, religions with life-practices unique to each region. Known for its heterogeneity, one of the more predominant anomaly still relevant in modern times is the power parity between men and women. In the name of religious conformism, Indians for the longest time have treated women as special beings during the 5-day...
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The Makers of Vita Coco & Lonely Whale Launch an Alternative to Single-Use Plastic Water Bottles
According to market research group Euromonitor, one million single-use plastic bottles are sold every minute around the world. To their credit, consumers today are becoming increasingly aware of the negative impact of single-use plastic. A new study by the Shelton Group, for example, suggested that 80% of consumers would buy an alternative to...
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The Pledge for Paternity Leave
Since 2010, Dove Men+Care has been committed to expanding men’s opportunities to care by addressing stereotypes around masculinity, fatherhood and sports. In 2018, the brand began a transition from simply celebrating the caring role of men into driving action around an issue that inhibits men’s ability to care – paternity leave.   Only 1 in 5...

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, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

the early deadline to enter the shorty awards is on thursday, DECEMBER 5TH.