5th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

Entries are now closed. Finalists will be announced in mid-October!

Best in Accessibility

This award honors a program, project or initiative executed to provide complete access and support for people with disabilities. Objectives may include anti-discrimination advocacy, improving accessibility, offering physical services and support, creating equal opportunities, and more.

See previous winners and honorees here.
Climate Cardinals
Climate Cardinals is an international nonprofit working to translate climate change research and information, making the climate movement more accessible to those who don’t speak English. We aim to educate those who are unaware of climate change and provide them with information on how they can help combat the crisis. Climate Cardinals was first envisioned …
Determina-Shaun: Engineering Hope
TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader engineering sensor and connector technology, working side by side with engineers around the globe to create a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our campaign tagline is 'Every Connection Counts' because we believe technology isn't just about electrical connections, but the human con…
Fostering Inclusive Experiences for Those With Speech Disorders Through MY BEAUTIFUL STUTTER
Our objective was to educate and expand public understanding of the stuttering community, while also creating more inclusive, cultural experiences for people who stutter using the inspiring documentary My Beautiful Stutter. The film follows five kids who stutter, aged 9 to 18, from all over the United States and all walks of life, who, after experiencing…
Have Dreams
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is one of the fastest-growing developmental disabilities. From 2000 to 2010, the prevalence of ASD increased by 119.4%. In the U.S., 500,000 teens with autism will transition to adulthood over the next decade. Illinois-based nonprofit Have Dreams is a leader in helping people with ASD realize their full potential.  Have Dre…
Special Olympics and WWE Launch School of Strength Fitness Campaign
A proud partner of the Special Olympics since 1995, WWE is enhancing its Inclusion pillar’s goal to create a more inclusive and unified generation. WWE is helping to empower athletes of all ages and abilities to make great achievements and be recognized for their talents and accomplishments. Through this partnership, WWE is also helping to celebrate the dif…

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, Snapchat, and the rest of the social web.

finalists for the 5th annual shorty social good awards will be announced in mid-october!