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 5th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Community or Employee Engagement

This award honors the most effective engagement strategies with community members to reach a social good goal. Internal campaigns and employee communication strategies, external community building and outreach efforts, and talent recognition programs are all eligible.

Nominees

finalist
"Wise Friend” Lends a Helping Hand: AARP’s Social Response During the Start of the COVID-19 Pandemic
The AARP Social Response Team forges the ongoing social care strategies, processes, and official re…
#ONEWORLDCHALLENGE
Youth To The People is committed to creating pro-grade vegan, cruelty-free skincare with the health…
Acts for Racial Justice - What Now?
Our goal for this work was to get non-Black people in the US who proactively support, are curious a…
Acts of Caring: Mobilizing CIT employees, customers and others to give back
CIT is committed to giving back in communities it calls home. Each year, the company spearheads an …
Backpacks for a Bright Future: Effectv Helps Kids in Need
In 2019, there was an estimated 15 million American children living in poverty. As a result, school…
finalist
Baskin-Robbins Pint-Sized Heroes
When COVID hit, every brand was trying to find a way to help. Baskin-Robbins didn’t have the budget…
finalist
DBS Giving Tree
Sustainability is at the core of DBS Bank's purpose-driven agenda. We have achieved many firsts in …
Fullscreen Small Biz Playbook
There’s no denying that Small businesses have suffered a great impact and fallout from the COVID-19…
Gratitude
We are Olo, the on-demand platform for the restaurant industry, powering digital ordering and deliv…
Industry Insights Webinars
As industries adjust to a growing number of COVID-19 related obstacles that could hinder production…
finalist
KFC Feeding Our Communities
Colonel Sanders founded KFC in 1952 to make delicious food available to everyone and support the co…
finalist
gold honor
KOALAS OF NYC
In the summer of 2019/2020, Australia was ravaged by its worst bushfire season on record. 1 billion…
finalist
Nickelodeon Community Efforts (NiCE)
Nickelodeon’s passion for education and enrichment extends beyond the screen and into the community…
OverDrive donates popular ebooks to public libraries to help meet increased demand during COVID
Since 2003, OverDrive has partnered with public libraries worldwide to provide ebooks and audiobook…
finalist
Plant A Tree Day with One Tree Planted
There’s a strong need for reforestation on a global level, which is why we created Plant A Tree Day…
winner
Subaru Celebrates Pets by Establishing National Make a Dog’s Day
Subaru of America is dedicated to being more than just a car company, and dedicates resources to ma…
The Amazing Design People List, powered by InVision
The digital product design community is integral for organizations forced to accelerate their digit…