Sumner Law Group, LLC Offers $3,500 Scholarship to Students in St. Louis Metro Area

The Sumner Law Group, LLC team

ST. LOUIS – Sumner Law Group, LLC will award $3,500 in scholarship money to three high school students from the St. Louis metropolitan area this year.

The top-rated St. Louis personal injury law firm is currently accepting original essays from students on why they aspire to a career in the law. The window for submissions closes April 30.

“Our law firm sees the value in higher education and the need for bright young talent in the legal profession,” says managing partner Brent A. Sumner. “We know those future leaders are in our community schools and want to encourage them to further their educational journeys.” 

Essay Topic 

What inspires you to pursue a career in law? 


April 30, 2022

Winners Announced

Mid-May 2022

Scholarship Guidelines and Application

High school students must submit an original 500-word essay in Microsoft Word or PDF format, a digital photo of themselves, and a school transcript. Students under age 17 also need parental consent to apply. A selection committee will choose the winners. 

By accepting a prize, all scholarship winners grant Sumner Law Group the right to use their names, biographical information, and photographs for marketing purposes. Employees of the law firm, its board of directors, or immediate family members are ineligible for the scholarship. 

To apply, visit this scholarship page on our website.

Brent Sumner

Brent A. Sumner is the Managing Partner at Sumner Law Group, LLC. He focuses his practice exclusively on cases that involve serious personal injuries. Over the years, he has successfully represented thousands of individuals and families, recovering millions of dollars in compensation for injured accident victims.