Another very exciting short story competition albeit for Irish writers only (Irish being anywhere in the 32 counties of Ireland) is the Davy Byrnes Short Story award 2014 see below link.
Davy Byrnes Short Story Award 2014
Davy Byrnes Short Story Award,
c/o Dublin UNESCO City of Literature,
Dublin City Libraries,
138-144 Pearse Street,
The deadline for receipt of entries is Monday Feb 3rd 2014. There is a €10 entry fee, payable online or by cheque/postal order.