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 8th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Education

Educational institutions, programs and services are eligible for this award. Objectives may include promoting enrollment and school spirit, engaging current students and thought leadership.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

finalist
#CongratagradNYU
#CongratagradNYU is an integrated, one-day campaign conducted during New York University's Commence…
#LoveWins at Colorado State University
On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality. Colorado State Uni…
#SaidNoSchoolEver
Hefty is the only trash bag that supports Box Tops For Education, one of America's largest school e…
#SciFriEdu on Periscope
For 25 years, the public radio show Science Friday has been a trusted name in science journalism – …
#weareNAFA
Part I: Defining the problemEstablished in 1938, the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) is Singapo…
Blue Shirt Day
STOMP Out Bullying™ is the leading national bullying and cyberbullying prevention organization for …
CMC Instagram Engagement
In October 2015, Business Insider named Claremont McKenna College (CMC) the Best College Campus in …
Florida Atlantic University on Instagram
When it comes to building school spirit and pride, Florida Atlantic University is in an interesting…
Harvard Medical School's Visual Storytelling on Instagram
In July 2015 the social media marketing at Harvard Medical School (HMS) was at a crossroads. The go…
Jen Walters: Breaking Barriers
Over the summer, the Arizona Cardinals changed the game by hiring the first female coach in NFL hi…
winner
John Jay College Insta-Challenge
For the 1,500 incoming students to John Jay College of Criminal Justice, summer is a time to hang o…
Our Commitment to EDUCATION is GLOBAL
Southwest University has a presence on Facebook that is tied directly to the brand platform "Our co…
“There’s More to Blue” Campaign Impacts Record-Breaking Enrollment
Indiana State University (ISU) launched the "There's More to Blue" branding campaign to improve awa…