10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The late entry deadline is February 22, 2018

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 Physical and Digital Convergence

This category honors marketing campaigns that successfully and cleverly integrate social media platforms with physical technologies.

See previous winner and honorees here.
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Curry 4 Drone Drop
Under Armour, an underdog fighting for footwear credibility, needed to make Stephen Curry's new signature shoe famous if they were to compete with the other giant sneaker brands. They were looking to c...
Get Packing!
JetBlue is a boutique airline with a small marketing budget in comparison to its larger-name competitors. Even still, company wanted to be top of mind when people were considering traveling during the ...
JIM, The First Smart Decanter
Like many classic spirits brands, Jim Beam's success is depends upon maintaining and growing relevance with millennials. It knows technology is a major passion point for that group and that insight fue...
Texas A&M's Social Media Vending Machine
Bringing Social Media into Real LifeTo celebrate the beginning of the fall semester and the return of students, Texas A&M hosts Howdy Week, our official week of welcome, the week before fall classes st...
The Gifted “Unleash Your Power” Telekinesis X-Perience
In the lead up to the highly-anticipated new X-men series, The Gifted, FOX created a gravity-defying OOH promotional installation. Taking inspiration from a scene in the pilot where two siblings test ...
The iHeartRadio Summer '17 Weekend Swan
For iHeartSummer '17 Weekend, iHeartRadio wanted to let its fans help decide the theme of their designated social area. In an effort to connect the strong social and digital presence of iHeartRadio and the performing artists, iHeartRadio cre...
“Mean Girls Day,” or, The Day That Cheese Fries Went Viral
USA Today recently deemed Mean Girls the "movie that spawned a million memes." Never is that more true than on October 3, a cultural holiday memorializing a small but unforgettable moment from Tina ...

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

final Deadline for Brands & Organizations

02 . 22 . 18