Applications are being accepted through Friday, July 27, for Class XIII of Leadership Arkansas, a program of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas.

“Highly motivated individuals are sought to experience firsthand the dynamic interactions between cities, industries, governmental units and the people they serve,” according to a news release.

Leadership Arkansas is designed to take a comprehensive view of the economic, social and political challenges facing Arkansas. More than 600 Arkansans from all walks of life have graduated from Leadership Arkansas since its inception in 2005.

Leadership Arkansas trains people to become personally engaged in issues, programs and activities aimed at building a better Arkansas, according to the release.

To apply for Leadership Arkansas Class XIII, visit

Details: Toni Bahn, or 479-409-4389.