Windmill Microlending Financial Support for Newcomer & Refugee Accreditation

Windmill Microlending /Le Moulin Microcrédits works to reduce poverty, inequity, and labour shortages by offering affordable loans to empower skilled immigrants and refugees to restart their careers in Canada.

Our vision is to ensure skilled newcomers are equitably integrated into the workforce while contributing their expertise to Canada’s economic and social success.

We are the country’s only national charity providing financial support to new Canadians to achieve their accreditation, licensing, and professional development goals.

Funded by both the public and private sectors, Windmill/Le Moulin converts newcomer potential to prosperity. Learn more at

Take the Eligibility Quiz as your first step –

If you receive an email indicating you are eligible to apply for a loan, you can click on the Apply Now tab to see a list of the documents you will need to submit as well as the button to start you application: