3rd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories


See below for official categories. The final entry deadline is September 20th, 2018.

Best in Civic Engagement

This award honors a program, project, or initiative that encourages the public to engage in any aspect of the political process.

See previous winners and honorees here.
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"Just Like Scott Pruitt" Real Estate Ad
Trump nominee Scott Pruitt—a self described "leading advocate against the EPA's activist agenda"—became Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in February 2017. This put current environmental protections in danger.On March 29, ABC News broke the story that Scott Pruitt had possibly broken the law by renting a condo from a fossil fuel lobbyis...
#GreenNFit Neighborhood Rebuild
The main goal/objective was and is to offer a fresh, modern approach that engages the greater community to support and participate in the #GreenNFit Neighborhood Rebuilds in Springfield, MA this past Spring and upcoming in Holyoke, MA in the Fall. Revitalize CDC's target was to reach out to the community in Springfield, statewide and throughout New Engla...
Comics Uniting Nations
To make the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations accessible to the youth citizens of the world through comics.
Serving Up Some Good: Citi Global Community Day & Tastemade
Citi's annual day of service, Global Community Day (GCD), routinely mobilizes over 100,000 Citi volunteers around the world to engage in service activities that benefit local communities and help create thriving neighborhoods. To broaden awareness of the work of our community partners and Citi colleagues around the globe, this year we teamed up with th...
Your Voice Lives On
There were approximately 1,081 fatalities caused by public shootings in the United States last year alone. Creating a public health crisis from coast to coast. With arguments raging on how to manage this growing epidemic, we felt compelled to give people a platform to voice their concerns. Dead or alive.

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

The late entry deadline for the shorty social good awards is september 20, 2018