10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 15th, 2018 in NYC. See below for official categories.

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Best in Television

Television shows, series and specials are eligible for this award. This includes shows streamed on sites including Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Objectives include promoting new shows, upcoming seasons and engaging fans and viewers.

See previous winners and honorees here.


Dancing Brasil
We had two great products in our hands: the rights to make a Brazilian version of Dancing With The Stars; and, at the same time, Xuxa, one of the most famous, most recognized faces in Brazilian televis...
Marvel's The Runaways Social Campaign
Our task was to help Marvel's Runaways become a must-see entertainment event by positioning it as a show for both Marvel fans and fans of teen dramas. Due to the innovative release strategy, the campai...
The Alienist: How Social Led to a Record Setting Premiere
Turner and Fullscreen partnered to launch TNT's largest original series of all-time, The Alienist, with a multi-platform, video-first campaign that gave the 19th century thriller a social focus explori...
The Challenge XXX: Dirty 30 - The Dirty Awards
This year marked the landmark 30th season of MTV's The Challenge franchise with the premiere of The Challenge XXX: Dirty 30. To honor some of our longstanding fan-favorite cast members and celebrate th...
The Real with Joseph Azarian
The Real with Joseph Azarian began as a small-scale reality show, with its purpose to follow the Nossiff-Azarians, a prominent Boston family. The show focuses mainly on teen Joseph Azarian. The objecti...
Watch What Happens Next
After 14 seasons of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen (WWHL), Bravo's live late night show, Bravo wanted to attract new viewers, engage fans, and position Andy Cohen as the 'Late Night King of Fu...

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, YouNow, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city

late Deadline for Brands & Organizations

02 . 22 . 18