- Established by her family and friends, the April Renee Hilton Scholarship will provide renewable scholarships to music students.
- Hilton, a native of Sumter, S.C., was a choral education major and a member of Winthrop’s Chorale, Chamber Singers and Jazz Voices.
Winthrop University, "New Scholarship Started to Remember April Hilton's Musical Gifts" (2011). Winthrop News 2011. 106.