4th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The regular entry deadline is on August 28th, 2019 at 11:59pm ET.

Best in Diversity & Inclusion

This award honors a program, project, or initiative that seeks to include people with different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives and to create a collaborative, supportive, and respectful environment that increases the participation and contribution of all members involved. Submissions may include CSR programs, promoting volunteerism, employee engagement, and learning and development initiatives, alongside campaigns promoting the aforementioned.

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Adidas Originals Ultraboost - Stories of Transformation - Frank Ruona
This short film is part of a series of inspirational stories of people and/or communities being transformed by running. Adidas wanted to show that running is accessible to all people, not just elite athletes and that it can be a tool to help people overcome personal and perceived challenges in life.  Adidas global launched a far reaching multi-channel ...
Alley's All In Fellowship
Alley has always believed in the power of bringing people of all kinds together and creating an environment where we can support, enable, and celebrate everyone (no matter gender, background, ethnicity, or sexual orientation). It is with this belief that we’ve built our ecosystem and actively work to support under-resourced founders and creatives to creat...
Character Creator Tool
FC Barcelona Femení – Together We Are More (International Women’s Day 2019)
Stanley Black & Decker is passionate about supporting individuals and teams who are breaking new ground and blazing a trail – making a significant difference for the next generations who will follow them. Created as part of a campaign to celebrate International Women’s Day 2019, FC Barcelona Femení (Women’s Team) collaborated with Stanley Black & Decker t...
Project #ShowUs
Worldwide, 70% of women — inclusive of all female-identifying and non-binary individuals — say they still don’t feel represented in media & advertising. Many images continue to impose unrealistic beauty standards that present a narrow view of who women are, what they should look like, and what they can/can’t achieve. Every day, women’s health, relationshi...
When Neurodiversity Works
Companies today are looking to get increasingly complicated applications to market faster, with fewer defects and at a lower cost. This requires fresh approaches and solutions to these ever-evolving challenges. To answer this need, IBM’s IGNITE Application Testing offering launched a program in 2017 to bring more neurodiversity into the workplace to bring...

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 Shorty Social good awards regular deadline is on august 28, 2019.