3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The early entry deadline is June 20th, 2018.

From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Health and Fitness

Companies specializing in healthcare, pharmaceutical, life sciences or fitness are eligible for this award. Objectives may include developing and delivering product information to target audiences, creating shareable content on health and wellness, or building support for a health-related cause.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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#EnamelBot
Enamel erosion occurs when the acids in common foods and drinks weaken tooth enamel, putting teeth at risk of thinning, yellowing, and becoming more susceptible to sensitivity over time.Roughly 40% of Americans suffer from some degree of tooth erosion, and 8 out of 10 dentists see it in their patients. Yet, many people are not even aware that th...
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Bringing on the đź‘Ť New Year with Planet Fitness
The goal of New Year's Eve for Planet Fitness is simple: own the busiest and most competitive time of the year in the health and fitness category.With millions of consumers making health and fitness resolutions for the new year, January represents the most important period of the year for fitness clubs looking to attract new members. But it's al...
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Giving Your Poop a Voice: The New Language of Constipation
Pooping is normal. Everyone does it. So, isn't it weird how just reading the word can make you squirm with discomfort or giggle like a child?Yet, not being able to poop is no laughing matter. In fact, it's downright miserable. Welcome to the world of millions of Americans affected by chronic idiopathic constipation, or CIC. The constipation cate...
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Hypoheroes - Medtronic Diabetes Latinoamérica
In Latin America, an estimated 29.6 million people, or 9.4% of the adult population, have type 1 or 2 diabetes. For more than 30 years, Medtronic has been helping people with diabetes and working closely with the Latin America community to educate and help people that live with diabetes to better manage their condition. Medtronic aims to transfo...
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Pure Imagination Project
An unfortunate truth is that many people believe Alzheimer's is just a bit of memory loss when, in fact, it is a fatal disease for 47 million people worldwide. Every 66 seconds someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. Yet it often remains out of the news and social media conversation unless someone famous dies from complications of Alzheim...

Nominees

Creating a #CogniumMoment for new Natrol brain health supplement
Caring for your mind is now a no-brainer. In June 2017, Natrol introduced a new brain health supplement to the market, Natrol Cognium. Cognium has the #1 clinically studied ingredient for memory among leading brain health supplements and improves memory and concentration.Our objective was to successfully launch Natrol as a brand into the brain health cate...
Outstanding Community Engagement on Facebook
As a health and fitness company, Aaptiv strives to help every one of our members achieve their desired results and to feel better more holistically about themselves. Because exercise is such a challenge for some, especially at first, resolutions or decrees for improvement are often met with disappointment and abandonment. Aaptiv, an audio fitness solution...
ParticipACTION Build Your Best Day
In 2016, the World Health Organization released the world's first 24-hour movement guidelines, which initiated a roll-out plan with ParticipACTION, the Government of Canada and their partners. These guidelines outlined the recommended amount and intensity of physical activity, limits on sedentary behaviour, and amount and quality of sleep required daily f...
Reebok: CrossFit Games Pick'Em
At Reebok, we see it as our purpose to inspire people to live a life in motion and to be their absolute best—in short, to be more human. Reebok believes that everyone' potential is perpetual and limitless and everyone's journey of change is in a constant state of evolution; mentally, emotionally and socially. The Reebok Newsroom is at the forefront of Ree...
The Vitamin Shoppe Offers Healthy Lifestyle Inspiration Across Social Media
The Vitamin Shoppe is a leading health and wellness, specialty retailer and manufacturer of nutritional products. Since our inception, we have made it our mission to help our customers Thrive Every Day, by offering best in class solutions to help fuel their wellness journey.As a health and wellness authority with more than forty years in the specialty re...

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The early entry deadline for the shorty social good awards is june 20th, 2018