The Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the Jefferson Leadership Institute. The application deadline is Aug. 22.
The institute, a leadership development program, immerses participants in community issues through 13 full-day sessions.
The program began in 1991 and has had more than 400 graduates.
The kickoff retreat, which includes a half-day group session and dinner, will be Sept. 28 and 29 at the Riveredge Resort in Alexandria Bay.
Applications are available on the chambers website, http://www.watertownny.com.