The Faulkner County Youth Leadership Institute is accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year.

Deadline to submit an application is Monday, Feb. 18.

Applications are available to high school students through their counselors.

The youth program is a cooperative effort between the county Leadership Institute and school districts in the county. The program is designed to help develop leadership potential in schoolchildren in 11th and 12th grades, according to a brochure about the institute.

Participation is open to students currently in 10th and 11th grades. Selection is made in March.

For more information, contact Recruitment Chair Aimee Prince at jac04prince@yahoo.com.