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 4th 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.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
gold honor
"The Class of 2019"
Bonobos partnered with SoulPancake to create a social series that celebrated the interesting, diver…
A Piece Of Me
Female genital mutilation (FGM), a practice that involves altering or injuring the female genitalia…
finalist
bronze honor
AARP's 'Road to Wizdom'
AARP seeks to challenge outdated beliefs of what it means to age and to spark new solutions so we c…
AMC Networks Black History Month PSA Campaign
Each year, AMC Networks aims to elevate awareness around Black History Month and share poignant and…
AgExplorer
The National FFA Organization and Discovery Education have joined forces to create a robust, compre…
CNN’s “Champions for Change"
In today’s contentious news environment, it’s easy to overlook those average people who quietly mak…
finalist
silver honor
Days Inn: leveling the playing field.
Travel baseball can brighten kids’ futures. But rising costs in this multi-billion dollar industry …
Dream Big Pittsburgh
There is no more genuine source of dreams and shared possibilities in our community than our childr…
Fish Unknown
Relais & Châteaux, as an association of 580 of the world’s top restaurants and hotels, has been sup…
Holiday Heroes
Every holiday has its unsung heroes, and AOL's video series "Holiday Heroes" highlights those indiv…
MTV News: The Breakdown
Ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, MTV created its first-ever midterm voting initiative to reach …
winner
My Life My Rules
India is a melting pot of cultures, religions with life-practices unique to each region. Known for …
Rising Artist
To showcase New York area university student artists working in visual art, music, dance and photog…
Star-Studded “Americans For the Equality Act” Video Series Mobilizes Support for House Passage
Despite significant steps toward equality, most LGBTQ Americans still lack legal protections. The p…
finalist
silver honor
The Build Up
The first season of “The Build Up” centers around Baltimore drummers Timothy Fletcher and Malik Per…
finalist
gold honor
The Dodo's "Comeback Kids"
The Dodo is the #1 digital media brand in the world for animal people and most-engaged with media b…
Topical Campaign Reboot: John & Jena, Jared & John and Femi & Joey
At a time when mainstream brands are beginning to pay attention to the banning of single use pla…