THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

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

Special Project

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From the 5th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best Social Movement Campaign

This award honors the best campaigns supporting social activism movements and cultural moments. Campaigns run by brands and organizations to bring about social change for various political, social, and environmental issues are eligible.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
#VenmoItForward
Venmo was founded in 2009 by two former college roommates who wanted a better way to pay each other…
AMC Networks Black History Month PSA Campaign
Since 2014, AMC Networks has raise awareness around the historical importance and modern-day signif…
finalist
Alzheimer’s Association United Campaign
Create a breakthrough campaign that increases unaided awareness  by X%* of the Alzheimer’s Associat…
winner
Home Is Here: The Voices of Undocumented People at the Supreme Court
On November 12, 2019 the Supreme Court was slated to take up oral arguments on the future of the De…
Human Rights Campaign
Equality for all, not for some. The Human Rights Campaign is the go-to information resource for LGB…
KOALAS OF NYC
In the summer of 2019/2020, Australia was ravaged by its worst bushfire season on record. 1 billion…
finalist
Lift Every Voice: Black History Month
Celebrate and honestly reflect the experience of modern life through the lens of the Black communit…
Our Power
March For Our Lives is a national youth-led movement to end gun violence in America.  The primar…
Talking About Race
Talking About Race is an online resource for educators, parents and caregivers and the general publ…
The Other Bar
“Be Radical, Choose Equality” is the message from UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) and t…
finalist
The Pledge for Paternity Leave
Since 2010, Dove Men+Care has been committed to expanding men’s opportunities to care by addressing…
finalist
Verizon - PayItForwardLIVE
In March 2020, COVID-19 brought America to a stand-still. Everyone was sheltering at home, and mill…
finalist
WE ARE THE DREAM: ROAD TO YOUR DREAMS
To shine a light on HBO’s We Are the Dream as well as to raise awareness around the Oakland MLK Ora…
“Drink Responsibly. #SexResponsibly” from Absolut and Pernod Ricard USA
According to the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN), an American is sexually assaulted…