2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Social Good Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The regular deadline is August 30, 2017

Best use of a Hashtag

This award honors the most creative and effective use of hashtags across any platform for a specific social cause or campaign.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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#DeliveringThanks
Most customers overlook the individuals who provide them services. This lack of acknowledgement isn't specific to the transportation industry, but commonplace across sectors. With ever-increasing expectations and little regard for the "who" and "how", society sometimes forgets to stop and say "thanks". This fact was the impetus for our #DeliveringThanks ...
#weneedmore
Our objective was to generate awareness of the digital divide and lack of STEM education and context in today's America.At the same time, we aimed to increase brand sentiment and awareness of Verizon's role in helping close the digital divide, while generating advocacy for the cause.
Celebrity Cruises #BeyondBorders Brand Campaign
Celebrity Cruises believes in Opening up the World. Experiencing new and different places helps us grow. It shapes who we are and how we see the world. Travel, it is said, is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. Unfortunately, Americans today aren't traveling much. Only one-third of Americans have a passport, and those who do have a passport are ...
Celebrity Cruises #GetOnBoard LGBTQ Initiative
Celebrity Cruises believes in Opening up the World and is committed to our core brand values, including open-mindedness and authenticity. We pride ourselves in leading the way, both within the cruising industry and globally, in our unparalleled inclusivity and celebration of individuality. Celebrity initiated the #GetOnBoard campaign to demonstrate the br...
Tillamook Fill The Plates
In 2016, farmer-owned dairy cooperative, Tillamook, launched #RealFoodSunday–a social media effort to get people eating Real Food, at least 1 day a week.After a year of inspiring fans to eat Real Food, we wanted to align with people's natural desire to give back during the holiday season, and empower them to give Real Food to families struggling with hung...

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, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held October 2017 in NYC, Date to be announced shortly.