Scholarship Awardees – Where Are They Now?

Donald Sawdey, DO received a scholarship from the Foundation in the academic years 1988-89, 1989-90 and 1990-91 while attending Western University College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific in Pomona, CA. After medical school, Dr. Sawdey did a residency at Michigan State University. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine.

Currently, he is a member of the Emergency Medicine Team at Northern Montana Hospital in Harve, MT. Before joining NMH he was a Family Medicine physician in Scobey, MT.

Since 1985, the Foundation has been awarding tuition scholarships to osteopathic medical students from the Northwest with the hope they would return to practice in the Northwest. If you want more information about this year’s scholarship program, please visit