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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Best in LGBTQ+

This award honors a program, project, or initiative fighting discrimination of persons based on their sexual orientation or gender identity and advocating for equal rights and acceptance.

See previous winners and honorees here. The Shorty Impact Awards were formerly known as Shorty Social Good Awards.
#RealVoicesofPride
In 72 countries LGBTQIA+ people are discriminated against by law. In six of countries, homosexualit…
Enterprise Bingo
Paramount+’s Star Trek: Strange New Worlds serves as a spin-off of Star Trek: Discovery. The series…
HangarFour Creative x Indeed – 'Take Pride!' Live
Indeed is on a mission to help all people get jobs and is driven by the fact that better work contr…
Harry's Pride 2022 Initiative
Since launching in 2013, Harry’s has set aside 1% of all sales to its diverse group of non-profit p…
Horizon Worlds "Be You"
Since launch, Horizon Worlds has become so many different things for visitors and creators from acr…
Human By Orientation Pride 2022
Our mission was to amplify local Pride celebrations, while driving HBO Max brand affinity and aware…
LGBTQ Nation's "Authentic Voices of Pride," presented by Chevrolet
General Motors’ vision is to be “the most inclusive company in the world”.  GM’s brand Chevrolet so…
LGBTQ+: Proud Partners of Progress
Our team partnered with Nissan to help advance their commitment to supporting and celebrating the L…
LGBTQ2S+
ITWC created this event in collaboration with organizations that focus on Technology-based groups t…
Lil Nas X Promotes Safe Sex with Durex
Sex is healthy. Sex is also real, fun, and honest. But how is sex also in a health crisis, especial…
Livin' My Truth McDonald's Pride Activations
We supported McDonald’s franchises in four markets, representing over 800 restaurants. This year, D…
Logo's Trans Youth Town Hall
In response to the rise in anti-trans legislation across the United States, Logo set out to amplify…
LoveTravels with Love Letters
LoveTravels represents Marriott’s love letter to the world. It’s our commitment to making the world…
Lt. Governor's Fund For the Fabulous
Last year, North Carolina’s Lieutenant Governor Mark Robinson (he/him) went on an all-out assault o…
Nespresso x Ali Forney Center
Nespresso came to Accompany Creative to develop an integrated social impact platform with the goal …
Nuclear Family: Storybook Families
Nuclear Family is a three-part documentary series following filmmaker Ry Russo-Young as she turns t…
OPI X Biqtch Puddin’
In support of The Trevor Project, OPI collaborated with Biqtch Puddin’ and Jellysmack to drive awar…
OUTLOUD Raising Voices
JJLA’s OUTLOUD brand is a music event series which creates safe physical and digital spaces for que…
Orbitz “Travel As You Are”
The cause we set out to support was LGBTQIA+ inclusion in travel. As a travel brand with a 20-year …
Paramount+ 2022 Pride Campaign
Paramount+ strives every day to uplift the wonderful people that are part of community movements bo…
Pride Eve Social Telethon
The Pride Eve social telethon/simulcast brought together all sides of the LGBTQ+ community to not o…
SORT OF Season 1 - The Future Is Theirs
To celebrate the series premiere of HBO Max’s Sort Of, we aimed to develop a campaign that would no…
The Truth Is
The mission of In The Know: The Truth Is is to create a roundtable series hosted by Chella Man and …
Trans Scripts
The rich dimensional lives of trans people were the subject of this integrated effort created by OB…
Trans Sex Workers of Mexico Unite
This doc depicts the struggle of former transgender sex-worker Kenya Cuevas who left sex work after…
Uber ‘Right to Pride’ National Coming Out Day 2021
Uber exists to make real life easier to navigate, believe in everyone’s right to move, and live fre…
VH1's RuPaul's Drag Race Season 14 Pink Carpet
Everyone from Season 13 winner Symone to the Queens of Drag Race Live sashayed down the pink carpet…
VH1's RuPaul’s Drag Race LGBTQ Herstory Month
In recognition of LGBT History Month (October), the RuPaul’s Drag Race team gathered and photograph…
Writing Our Own Dictionary
Writing Our Own Dictionary is a 4-part compelling, entertaining and informative web series where we…
YouTube Shorts Pride Challenge
In celebration of Pride month, YouTube tasked XX Artists to authentically partner with influential …