Be a Changemaker

Are you an impact-driven Startup or Civil Society Organization (CSO) looking to solve environmental issues via circularity?
You’ll get an opportunity to launch a pilot project in one of the target cities (Bali, Labuan Bajo, and Toba Lake)!
Catalyst Changemakers Lab 2.0 applications are now open :
6 February - 5 March 2023

How We Transform Ideas to Solutions through the Lab

The Catalyst Changemaker Lab is a program that aims to accelerate Startups and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) through capacity building classes and collaborations between Changemakers and multisectoral stakeholders. By convening changemakers from various industries, we focus on creating partnerships with impact-driven innovations to tackle complex environmental issues.

Why You Need to Join Catalyst Changemakers Lab?

Grant funding opportunities to implement your innovations

Develop your project implementation skills via practical workshop sessions led by subject matter experts

Build your support system through networking activities with stakeholders

Form long lasting partnerships with fellow Changemakers through matchmaking activities

Receive consultation sessions with experienced mentors

Extensive exposure through various public events and media publications

This Year Focus on Circular Economy
in Tourism Destinations

As highlighted by the Indonesian government, circular economy has the potential to reduce waste, CO2 emissions, and water usage, as well as strengthen the economy and create new jobs. This year we are aiming to convene changemakers focusing on circular economy interventions with the goals of reduce waste, increase water accessibility and developing resilience against disasters across Bali, Labuan Bajo, and Danau Toba.

Pilot Projects 2023 Target Cities


If You Are an Innovator or Implementor, Check Your Eligibility

Applicants will be required to become a legal entity if selected for the pilot project

Applicants must have waste, water or disaster risk reduction product/technology/community empowerment program that is ready to be deployed in targeted pilot locations

Applicants will need to dedicate time for 2 online sessions weekly, 2 hours per session, for a total of 12 weeks (28 March 2023 - 20 June 2023).

Applicants will be required to collaborate with other changemakers by forming groups for their pilot project

Journey of the Program


Open Submission

6 Feb - 5 Mar 2023


On-boarding Day

21 Mar 2023


Catalyst Changemakers Lab

28 Mar - 29 Jun 2023


Innovation Day

6 July 2023


Pilot Projects Execution

Aug 2023 - Aug 2024


Pilot Projects Launch

Oct - Dec 2023

Our Experts That Will Guide You

Catalyst Changemakers Lab Impact Report

COHORT 1 - 2022

Read Here