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Want to win a trip to space? A contest could land you into the seat of a lifetime

(CNN) -- You could be one of the first everyday citizens to go to space!

Virgin Galactic is teaming up with Omaze for the chance to win a set on one of the company's first commercial voyages to space.

One winner and a guest can rocket more than 50 miles above Earth and experience zero gravity for a few minutes.

Anyone over the age of 18 can enter on through August 31. Each $10 donation is equivalent to 100 entries.

The money supports the non-profit Space for Humanity, which aims to expand access to space.

Virgin Galactic hasn't released details on when the flight will take place.

Virgin CEO Richard Branson successfully returned from a test flight ont he VAA Unity on Sunday. Virgin Galactic plans to launch one more test flight before allowing paying customers to fly.

Meanwhile, Amazon chief Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin is scheduled to take flight next week.

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