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 in Technology

Consumer electronics, telecommunication services and technology brands are eligible for this award. Objectives include product launches, encouraging brand loyalty, promotions and deals and thought leadership initiatives.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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Adobe & Imagine Dragons - Believer
We wanted to get the next generation of video creators and film editors to try out Adobe Premiere Pro, so they could experience first hand just how powerful it is. Especially compared to the growing nu...
Adobe Inspires Students Beyond The Classroom
To teach students how to use Adobe's Creative Cloud applications to achieve success, and to inspire them with wisdom and guidance from highly influential tastemakers who use the products in their creat...
C0d3rs
As women in the computer science field still face scrutiny and are discouraged by things like the controversial memo leaked by a Google employee last summer, IBM, a leader for over 100 years in progres...
COMCAST UNIVERSITY 2017 & BUZZFEED
XFINITY tapped BuzzFeed to activate hard-to-reach millennial university students to increase awareness and consideration of its products and services during key back-to-school timing. The goal was to h...
Most Engaged Brand
As the social brand team for IBM, our objective is to prioritize listening and meaningful interactions with followers across all social media platforms, both external and internal. By publishing less ...
Parallel Wireless Modernizes 2G
In October 2017, Parallel Wireless announced an innovative addition to their cellular solution by bringing cutting-edge technologies of modern networks to outdated 2G networks. The press release (10/31...
The Living Network
Today's networks have enabled an unprecedented depth to human connections. But the rising demand makes it increasingly harder for the networks of today to keep up. IBM recognized that today's networks ...

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