THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 5th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best in Mental Health

This award honors a program, project or initiative that spreads awareness about mental health topics. Eligible work may include: providing resources and support to those affected, educational campaigns, advocacy initiatives, and more.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
silver honor
Comedy Central's #AloneTogether: Mental Health Awareness Month
In keeping with our commitment to drive culture change on mental health, Comedy Central put this cr…
Disruptivate Racial Inequity & Mental Health Trauma Summit
The last several months have been marked by social isolation as a result of COVID-19 and social unr…
winner
I May Destroy You
In support of Michaela Coel’s new show I May Destroy You, a story that takes an authentic look at s…
LG Discover Your Happy
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, suicide is the second leading cause of death for…
LIFE'S GOOD: EXPERIENCE HAPPINESS
In 2017 we developed a program aligned with LG’s CSR vision of cooperating toward a better, happier…
finalist
MTV Teen Code on Mental Health
MTV is in a unique position to harness its expansive library of IP to create new digital series — a…
Mindfull
Despite millions of people around the world suffering from mental health disorders there lingers ou…
winner
One Call A Day
In the face of a pandemic spreading fear and isolation, Cox wanted to demonstrate the power of conn…
Our Happy Divorce Social Media Growth Strategy
Our Happy Divorce (OHD) is empowering and inspiring people to think differently about family dynami…
Reach Dr Beach
ReachDrBeach.com and Mental Reality were developed to promote mental wellness and create a safe spa…
finalist
gold honor
Seize the Awkward: “Whatever Gets You Talking”
Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young adults, and nearly 20% of young Americans st…
Silent No More - Giving Voice to Mental Illness
Our Better World (OBW) is the digital storytelling initiative of the Singapore International Founda…
finalist
silver honor
The Secret Life of Lele Pons
The objective of The Secret Life of Lele Pons was to show a more serious side as she opens up to th…
Verizon Media Champions Mental Health During COVID-19
Verizon Media is a leader in innovation, content and commerce. At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemi…
staying in with philosophy
philosophy’s hope & grace initiative represents philosophy’s unending commitment to support mental …