10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The early entry deadline is November 30, 2017

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.

From the 2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best in Fashion, Beauty and Luxury

This award honors efforts by a fashion, beauty and luxury brand, publication or service to make the world a better place. Objectives may include drawing attention to sustainable business practices, raising awareness or funds for a cause and sharing tips and best practices with current and potential consumers.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Finalists

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Benefit Cosmetics' Bold is Beautiful Project
Since 1976, Benefit has been in the business of making women LOOK and FEEL their best! Benefit has always believed that beauty runs deeper than the surface and that women are at their most beautiful when they are bold, confident, and empowered. As a billion dollar global cosmetics brand, Benefit searched for ways to make a deeper and more lastin...
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DIGITAL FASHION WEEK
Digital Fashion Week aims to globalise local talents in the Fashion Industry.
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Give a Shirt Campaign
Value Village is a visionary reuse company. Instead of buying ten brand-new shirts, we can enjoy the thrill of finding a unique item that others aren't wearing. By choosing a thrifted garment over a new one, we can reduce our own clothing footprint and, over time, help decrease the demand for new products and the natural resources that go into m...
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The Modist Social Media Launch campaign
The campaign objective was to launch The Modist.com globally and to touch a global fashion audience that had not been spoken to vis a vis conservative chic dressing, nor that had been addressed with the term 'modest'. Further, it was to explain this new curation of fashion, a diverse, niche but widespread need for beautifully curated modern mode...
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Trans102
An estimated 700,000 people identify as transgender in the United States. Though great strides have been made in recent years, the fact remains that trans people in the U.S. largely lack safe spaces, appropriate representation in media and face a myriad of prejudices brought on by misconceptions and lack of understanding. As a marginalized group...

Nominees

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 in April 2018 in NYC.