This is pretty cool, Hilton will do a status match if you are for one.
You just need to send them:
1. Status validation document*
2. Previous reservation or hotel receipt
*Acceptable forms of status validation include a screenshot of your current account status or your membership card.
**Acceptable forms of stay validation include a screenshot of your previous reservations or hotel receipt, redacting any personal information other than your name and membership number. We accept .jpg files only. Please do NOT send us any personal information (including your phone number, address, social security number, date of birth, user name, passwords, or credit card information).
Just visit https://statusmatch.hiltonhonors.com to do a status match.
WE'RE ON IT!
After 6 business days, I received this email. Just in time for my stay.