New Milford grandparent Douglas Vogt, featured on www.grandparents.com, is in the running for the "Today's Extraordinary Grandparent" award.

The winner of the nationwide search will receive a $500 donation to a school (pre-k through college) of their choice.

Mr. Vogt is the full-time caregiver for his three grandsons.

Nominations for the award will be accepted through Aug.15.

After numerous entries and careful review of all the submissions, www.grandparents.com will select 50 grandparents.

Twenty of the 50 grandparents will be chosen to be the select finalists.

At the end, the winner will be announced on Sept. 13, National Grandparent's Day.

For more information, visit www.grandparents.com.