- Recent endowment has made the Lin Fearrington
- Thomas Scholarship a permanent fund at Winthrop. Thomas earned B.A. and M.B.A. degrees as a post-traditional student in the 1980s.
Winthrop University, "Scholarship Endowment Commemorates Late Alumna Lin Fearrington Thomas '81, '83" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 133.